Donate to the Original Peoples of Crater Lake

Crater Lake, a National Park in Oregon, is renowned for its stunning natural splendor. But for centuries before its discovery and population by outsiders, this paradise was home exclusively to Indigenous Peoples, many of whom still live close by.

Please use the donation form to the right to help fund the sacred defense of Indigenous communities associated with Crater Lake — and click Read More below to learn more about its original inhabitants. When you contribute $100 or more, we'll include a trial membership to the Lakota People's Law Project!

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In alphabetical order, here are tribes traditionally associated with the lands occupied by Crater Lake National Park:

Cow Creek Band of Umpqua Tribe of Indians

Klamath Tribes (Klamath, Modoc, Yahooskin band of the Snake)