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Researchers claim volcanoes can become active in short time

Researchers at a pair of Western US universities report they have uncovered a key factor in predicting volcanic eruptions.

Geologists from the University of California-Davis and Oregon State University have found that in order for a volcanic eruption to occur, molten rock under the volcano must be sufficiently mobile. 422 more words


Smokey Sunset and Good Friends

Marvelous combination for an almost autumn day !  An opportunity was given me to meet an online friend from Australia and I ran with the chance.   552 more words


Mt. Hood, Timberline Lodge

It’s been many years since Trisha and I first visited Mt. Hood so we decided to make it part of our itinerary on our return from Crater Lake and Ashland.  48 more words


The End of Summer on Mount Hood

Well, not officially, anyway, but it was the last official weekend before the start of school, so that’s a kind of ending at least.

We sent the last school-free part of summer off in style with a weekend on the mountain at our regular Sandy River hot spot. 215 more words

Mount Hood

Mount Hood, Oregon

Marian writes

Mount Hood RV Park is a beautiful area on the way to Mount Hood Mountain.

Timberline Lodge resides about 6000 feet up a good curvy road on Mount Hood. 238 more words

Travel Tales

Cherry On Top

I haven’t been out to the Mount Hood in quite some time. Of course I’ve made the occasional stop off for the world’s best donut as I passed through.(Who doesn’t love a good donut?) 39 more words