4. Crater Lake, Oregon
Crater Lake, located in Crater Lake National Park, is tied for fourth place on our list with 530 inches of average annual snowfall. The lake is known primarily for its stunning blue color and surrounding landscape but it's also recognized as one of North America's snowiest spots. The national park is open year-round, and in winter, visitors can explore the lake's surroundings by taking part in ranger-led snowshoe hikes, as well as cross-country skiing and snowmobiling.