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Mount St. Helens

Mount St. Helens
One more picture from a recent visit to Mount St. Helens, this shot looks south across the debris field below the volcano's cone, which is to the right of the picture. The picture was taken from Johnson Ridge Observatory north of the volcano and Spirit L…
Added on August 12, 2013

Mount St. Helens and Spirit Lake from Windy Ridge

Mount St. Helens and Spirit Lake from Windy Ridge
We were at Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument a couple of weeks ago. We had planned on doing some hiking but it was far too hot and so we did our sight-seeing by car ending up at Windy Ridge. Windy Ridge is to the southeast of the volcano and c…
Added on August 12, 2009

Automobile Destroyed in the Mount St. Helens Eruption

Automobile Destroyed in the Mount St. Helens Eruption
Taken at an observation point in the Mount St. Helens area called "Miner's Car." The sign nearby reads, "This car was tossed about like a toy, rolled from across the road where it had been parked. Owners of the car were in their cabin at a nearby mine a…
Added on August 13, 2009

Norway Pass, Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument

Norway Pass, Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument
Norway Pass is about six miles east of Mount St. Helens and is part of the area devastated in the blast. This is the blast area 30 years later and is typical of the whole area. Photo taken by my wife.
Added on August 13, 2009