near Bend, Oregon
Here - looking into the caldera of the volcano looking down upon the lower rim where yesterday's post was taken. The volcano just right of center is Bachelor Mountain. To the right of that is the southernmost peak of 'The Three Sisters' trio of volcanic summits.
While here - I learned the difference between black and red lava rock.It all starts as black - the rocks that fall back into the caldera get super-heated by the steam and oxidize - hence the red color.
Larger View & map: http://www.pbase.com/joyoflight/image/135676871/original
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