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Black Rock Lava Flow

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Highway 6, between Tonopah and Ely, Tonopah, NV
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Worth a peek

It is not going to take a long time to look at this but it is worth seeing at least once. It is... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2018
pers0nalview
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Joseph, Oregon
An Amazing Sight

To the north along U.S. Highway 6 west of Railroad Valley, is a large black wall that is an obvious... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2016
Bart J
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Kansas City, Missouri
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19 Mar 2018
“Worth a peek”
17 Jun 2016
“An Amazing Sight”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Highway 6, between Tonopah and Ely, Tonopah, NV
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

It is not going to take a long time to look at this but it is worth seeing at least once. It is right off the highway between Tonopah and Ely.

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Reviewed 17 June 2016

To the north along U.S. Highway 6 west of Railroad Valley, is a large black wall that is an obvious lava flow out of the hillside to the east. There is a small display board explaining the lava flow, located down a gravel road about...More

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Reviewed 2 August 2015

This lava flow is part of the Lunar Crater Volcanic field several kilometers away. While Lunar Crater is a maar type and f volcano, this lava flow is the result of an eruption of a cinder cone and came from the same vents that built...More

2  Thank Cherie P
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