The Empedrado Wilderness, a planar vision, a raised level expanse of wilderness, flattening our perception of a spherical planet as it spreads across New Mexico. Along with other areas of wilderness, it frames our view of volcanic cinder cones.
Some puke chunk took my lovely old Cinder Cone at the end of last year. If you see it for sale (or are offered it) in the Sydney / NSW area, please get in touch (it’s pretty distinctive). 40 more words
Makena State Park is a 20 minute drive south of Kihei. It’s most prominent feature, the volcanic cinder cone Pu’u Olai, is visible for miles from almost everywhere in west Maui and up country. 188 more words