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3000m elevation change in 24 hrs - my hike to Nyiragongo volcano in the DRC

I am proud to say that I have taken my limited hiking experience to the next level by conquering (and sleeping on top of) Mount Nyarigongo, an active volcano with a lava lake in the Democratic Republic of Congo. 633 more words

Activity at Kilauea's Halemaumau Crater puts on spectacular show

Madame Pele put on another spectacular show at Kilauea’s Halemaumau Crater Friday morning.

Activity continues to be strong due to heightened lava lake levels inside the crater, and heating from the lava lake triggered another rockfall and explosion early Friday morning. 73 more words


Gate to hell - Erta Ale volcano

Hi, that’s me again. Last summer I was in Ethiopia and I told you about the most interesting ceremony – ‘bull jumping’ in my post… 1,661 more words


Every. Single. Hike.

Every hike begins like this: 


Two minutes in, and I’m doubled over at the waist with my hands on my knees, beads of sweat forming along my hairline and threatening to slide down my face. 789 more words


Lava Lake

If you hadn’t noticed, it is perfect hiking weather here in Montana. I drug my friend R, outside with me one Sunday to check off an new hike, … 189 more words

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Day 10: Lava Lake

The eruption led to the creation of Lava Lake. Some real green water.

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Went for a hike!

My dad decided to take us all on a hike to Lava Lake. It is a three mile hike…. I thought I was going to die. 193 more words