Once we crossed the PCT for the first time, we wanted more, so we headed up to Crater Lake in Oregon to seek out some hikers and the dispensing of trail magic (aka beer). It was pretty smoky due to the fires that were happening in Northern California, so it's hard to see the breathtaking blue that is usually the lake. But we did meet one thru-hiker and got rid of one beer. We also did a short jaunt on the PCT and ate lunch outside.
This is how Ethan felt about the car after day 2: