Vidae Falls is on the southern outside rim of the Crater Lake crater.
Its source is snowmelt (it is too high to be coming from a leak in the crater).
Crater Lake National Park in Oregon
was Initially created around 7,000 years ago when 12,000 foot Mt. Mazama erupted and then collapsed forming a 2,000 foot deep crater. 8-image pano - [1x2 ratio]
with the start of sunset lighting up the eastern rim of the crater.
with sunset cloud colors reflected on the waters of the western side of the lake.
John Day Fossil Bed and Painted Hills National Monument in Oregon
Here's just one of the painted hills.
and more painted hills
Columbia River Gorge
from Chanticleer Point, Oregon
Columbia River Gorge, Oregon
Town of Hood River, Columbia River Gorge, Oregon
Town of Mount Hood, Oregon
Sunrise on the Columbia River
near The Dalles, Oregon
Sunrise in the Columbia River Gorge
leaving The Dalles, Oregon
along the Columbia River Gorge, Oregon
Early morning rain, followed by mist and clouds,
greets the rising sun over the Columbia River near Portland, Oregon