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Places of Geologic SignificanceMoffitt Butte Tuff Ring, Oregon

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Moffitt Butte is a dissected basaltic tuff ring complex and is the result of the interaction of rising magma and meeting abundant groundwater.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy

location: Oregon

date approved: 6/18/2007

last visited: 6/19/2007

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SESE13 km

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Places of Geologic SignificanceKatati Butte Hornito, Oregon

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This small geologic feature is located near Katati Butte north of Big Hole.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy

location: Oregon

date approved: 5/30/2007

last visited: 5/30/2007

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SESE22.2 km

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Places of Geologic SignificanceHole in the Ground Maar, Oregon

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Hole in the Ground is nearly a mile in diameter, as much as 500 feet deep, and is the result of the interaction of rising magma and meeting abundant groundwater.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy

location: Oregon

date approved: 6/10/2007

last visited: 11/26/2009

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SESE33.6 km

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Places of Geologic SignificanceFort Rock, Volcanic Tuff Ring

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Fort Rock is a volcanic tuff ring that towers above the desert floor at what was once the shore of an ancient lake bed.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam

location: Oregon

date approved: 4/30/2007

last visited: 11/26/2009

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Places of Geologic SignificanceLava Cast Forest, Oregon

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The Lava Cast Forest area of Newberry National Volcanic Monument.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy

location: Oregon

date approved: 7/1/2007

last visited: 7/4/2012

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NN45.7 km

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Places of Geologic SignificanceLava Butte Breach & Gutters, Oregon

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On the south side of Lava Butte is an excellent example of cinder cone breach and gutter system.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy

location: Oregon

date approved: 3/16/2007

last visited: 8/29/2011

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NN46.2 km

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Places of Geologic SignificanceLava Butte Cinder Cone & Crater, Oregon

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At the summit of Lava Butte is an excellent example of a volcanic crater in a cinder cone.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy

location: Oregon

date approved: 3/15/2007

last visited: 9/28/2013

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Places of Geologic SignificanceLava Butte Flow and Deschutes River, Oregon

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The area near Benham Falls illustrates the interaction of lava flows and rivers.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy

location: Oregon

date approved: 3/18/2007

last visited: 7/4/2012

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NENE57.5 km

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Places of Geologic SignificancePrehistoric River - Deschutes County, OR

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This canyon in central Oregon was formed by a prehistoric river that drained a large ice lake. It is visible on the north side of Route 20 in Lake County, and designated with a state historical marker.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Oregon

date approved: 10/31/2007

last visited: 2/18/2009

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EE63.6 km

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Places of Geologic SignificanceCrack in the Ground - Lake County, OR

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Crack in the Ground is a tension fracture that formed when the Green Mountain lava flows draped over the upthrown side of a fault zone. Visitors can hike the length of the 2 mile long fissure.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Hikenutty

location: Oregon

date approved: 9/9/2008

last visited: 8/10/2011

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SWSW85.3 km

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Places of Geologic SignificanceWizard Island - Crater Lake National Park, Oregon

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Wizard Island, located within the waters of beautiful Crater Lake, is a volcanic cinder cone. The cone is capped by a volcanic crater about 500 ft (150 m) wide and 100 ft (30 m) deep.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Hikenutty

location: Oregon

date approved: 11/10/2007

last visited: 1/3/2015

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