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Big Southern Butte - Idaho

Looking south from U.S. Highways 20/26, Butte County, Idaho

17:04 26 March 2016


"Big Southern Butte is the largest and youngest (300,000 years old) of three rhyolitic domes formed over a million years near the center of the Eastern Snake River Plain in the U.S. state of Idaho. In fact, it is one of the largest volcanic domes on earth. It rises approximately 2500 vertical feet (762 m) above the lava plain in southern Butte County, east of Craters of the Moon National Monument."

- Wikipedia

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Taken on March 26, 2016