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Family trip, still enjoyable but dense fog limits beauty sometimes

I had been to this park years ago on a sunny day so I know how gorgeous it is. Unfortunatly the volcano gods weren't helpful so when my family visited there was dense fog... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Susiechris
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Singapore, Singapore
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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had been to this park years ago on a sunny day so I know how gorgeous it is. Unfortunatly the volcano gods weren't helpful so when my family visited there was dense fog. (thank goodness for internet images which we looked at when we returned home so Kids could truly see the beauty) Despite the weather the guides were... More 

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Greater Cincinnati
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

This crater was amazing - not often you get to see lava bubbling out of a volcanic cauldron! Tip - the visitor center is open until 8PM, but the viewing area (outdoors) is open 24/7! Get there late at night, or just before sunrise (we did both) to avoid the crowds and get some great views! The lava is much... More 

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Slidell, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

The kids will love the steam vents and the adults love the view. makes for a nice short stop. not much parking and the view walk is about 50 yrds. Something for everyone.

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Sunriver, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

This is a must see NATIONAL park! Walk in some of the craters, hike, and of course view the eruption if it is active.

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Bellingham, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Took a tour here to see the volcano. Observation building had good information and a nice view of the inside of the crater with spewing lava. Coming back at night let us see the glow of the lava lake around the spurting lava that I was told would go as high as 100 feet. It's amazing to see something still... More 

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Georgetown, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Even though hiking the 8 mile trail was not an option, we were still able to see many steam vents and the lava in the crater from along the Crater Rim Road. Recommend binoculars and cameras with at least 400mm lens. Park rangers were available with plenty of information.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

Stunning national park. Definitely worthwhile. Very informative - very beautiful. Easy to get around.

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Caves Beach, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

just a few minutes is all that is needed here to experience the heat coming out of these holes. The steam is amazing

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Augusta, Kansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

They have a very informative gift shop and museum. The trails are great and you can see the active lava from the museum! Great place to visit.

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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

The know the volcano is active from the steam and the color of the lava in the crater but from the Jagger Visitor center you really do not get the full impact of how powerful the place is.

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