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Crack-In-The-Ground

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About This Campground

Bureau of Land Management

Crack-in-the-Ground is an ancient volcanic fissure over 2 miles long and up to 70 feet deep. Normally, fissures like this one are filled with soil and rock by the processes of erosion and sedimentation. However, because it is located in such an arid region, very little filling has occurred and…

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Access

  • Hike-In
    Backcountry sites.

Stay Connected

  • WiFi
    Unknown
  • Verizon
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  • AT&T
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  • T-Mobile
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Site Types

  • Tent Sites

Features

For Campers

  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Phone Service
  • Toilets
  • Pets
  • Fires

Reviews

1 Review of Crack-In-The-Ground

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Nicolaus N.
Reviewed Aug. 31, 2018

Short hike. Neat feature!

This location is primarily used for day hikes.

Ccoming from hwy 14 near Christmas valley the turn off for crack in the ground is a gravel road. When we took it was freshly grated, but as you go along there are some rough patches where it may be difficult to pass with a small car or a vehicle with…

  • To the left the boulders block the way unless you would like to scramble a little :)
  • Both above and below ground trails
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Month of VisitSeptember

Location

Crack-In-The-Ground is located in Oregon

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Directions

From Christmas Valley, Oregon, head east on the Christmas Valley Highway for approximately 1 mile. Turn north (left) onto Crack-in-the-Ground Road and continue for about 7 miles, being sure to turn left onto Lava Craters Road, following signs to Crack in the Ground.

Coordinates

43.33281053 N
120.67600097 W

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