Aztec Ruins National Monument,Aztec New Mexico

For those who don’t know(I didn’t), Aztec is near Farmington in the Four Corners area. The monument boasts a reconstructed Kiva which I have a photo of. Below is information from the National Park service web site. Near Aztec, New Mexico over 1,000 years ago, Ancestral Pueblo people constructed a large planned community that […]

Lava Butte,Newberry National Volcanic Monument

Lava Butte is a cinder cone located in central Oregon, ,  between the towns of Bend, Oregon, and Sunriver, Oregon. It is part of a system of small cinder cones on the northwest flank of Newberry Volcano, a massive shield volcano which rises to the southeast. The cinder cone is capped by a crater which […]