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Newberry National Volcanic Monument

Newberry National Volcanic Monument

The Newberry National Volcanic Monument Visitor Center is roughly 10 miles south of Bend, Oregon on US-97.  I first noticed Newberry National Volcanic Monument driving from Eugene to Bend.  Lava Butte, a volcanic cinder cone, was prominent along US-97.  The odd feature that stood out to me was how smooth the side of volcano looked.  One … Continue reading Newberry National Volcanic Monument