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Tables of PROJECT 100 VOLCANOES - English version - Gregory Gawlik

The 100 VOLCANOES PROJECT is realized since 2006 and aims to explore the 100 volcanoes, of which half of them must be active.
Volcanoes are precisely tailored, difficult to access and very interesting in terms of exploratory and scientific. Often wild, most active, the highest.

Project 100 volcanoes is unique on a global scale. The current state of the project: 52 volcanoes, including 33 active and 97 other volcanic places (for example: less important volcanoes, volcanic: deserts, caves, rock formations, geothermal fields, geysers, lava fields).

Until now the project was realized in several dozen countries on six continents. I realize the project alone.

Many successes have international significance. Including first achievements in history. New discoveries. About some I wrote here: Sporting, exploration and scientific successes of EXPEDITION.

The achievement of the project are located in two tables, primary and subsidiary - BELOW.

Short note about the author of the project - Gregory Gawlik

●Polish traveler, mountaineer, volcanoes explorer, journalist, and photographer.

●Visited about 80 countries, 6 continents, hundreds of travel.

●More than 50 peaks 4-, 5-, 6- and 7-thousandths, including: Himalayas, Andes, Pamir, Caucasus, High Atlas, Tanzania and Borneo, Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt, American Cordillera, Armenian Highlands, Elburs Mountains hundreds of lower peaks.

●Exploration: deserts, polar lands, jungles, seas and oceans, coral reefs, waterfalls, caves, canyons, the world's largest cities and priceless artifacts, animal watching, learning about different cultures. And more.

 ●Cooperation with TV stations, radio stations, newspapers, internet portals, with the press.

●Winner of journalism awards, travel awards, plebiscites.

●Author of thriller-adventure novel: "Stone of Annihilation", author of reportages, feuilletons, interviews, press articles and blogs.

●Collection of more than 250 varieties of minerals and approximately 1500 to 2000 specimens.

●And much more.

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Table 1 - List of explored volcanoes

Project 100 VOLCANOES

Gregory Gawlik

2006 - to continue

Assumptions: exploration of a minimum of 50 active volcanoes, the rest: dormant and extinct

NAV * - the Number of explored Active Volcanoes

Most volcanoes was climbed alone, in many cases descent to the crater floor

 CHRONOLOGICAL

 

No.  

name of the volcano

reached the height

country, continent

geographical location

activity

NAV*

summit  / highest point -date

1

Khorgo

about 2400m1

Mongolia, Asia

 Khangai Mount.

extinct

 

09.08.

2006

2

Elbrus West2

5642m

Russia, Asia3

Central Caucasus

dormant

 

11.08. 2007

3

Etna (all summit craters)4

3331m

Italy,

Europe

Sicily

active

1

18.11.

2009

4

Copahue

2962m

Argentina

/Chile,

AmSO5

Andes,

Patagonia

active

2

18.03.

2010

5

Lascar

5633m

Chile, AmSO

Andes,

Altiplano

active

3

24.04.

2010

6

Sairecabur

6003m

Chile/ Bolivia, AmSO

Andes,

Altiplano

extinct

 

26.04. 2010

7

Licancabur

5938m

Bolivia/ Chile, AmSO

Andes,

Altiplano

extinct

 

28.04.

2010

8

Ararat

5135m

Turkey, Asia

Armenian Highlands

dormant

 

15.09.

2012

9

Damavand

5634m

Iran, Asia

Elburs Mountains

dormant

 

21.09.

2012

10

Kazbek

5033m

Georgia/ Russia, Asia3

Central/EastCaucasus

dormant

 

06.10.

2012

 

11

Pinatubo

950m6

Philippines, Asia

Luzon

active

4

24.07.

2013

12

Bulusan

1565m

Philippines, Asia

Luzon

active

5

31.07. 2013

13

Taal

311m

Philippines, Asia

Luzon

active

6

02.08. 2013

14

Tambora

2850m

Indonesia, Asia

Sumbawa

active

7

22.08.

2013

15

Rinjani

3726m

Indonesia, Asia

Lombok

active

8

24.08.

2013

16

Ijen

2400m7

Indonesia, Asia

Java

active

9

31.08.

2013

17

Bromo

2329m

Indonesia, Asia

Java, caldera Tengger

active

10

01.09

2013

18

Semeru (Mahameru)

3676m

Indonesia, Asia

Java

active

11

03.09. 2013

19

Merapi

2930m

Indonesia, Asia

Java

active

12

07.09.

2013

20

Papandayan

2665m

Indonesia, Asia

Java

active

13

25.09.

2013

21

Anak Krakatau

about 320m

Indonesia, Asia

Sunda strait

active

14

28.09.

2013

22

Lokon Tompaluan

about 1300m

Indonesia, Asia

Sulawesi

active

15

29.09

2013

23

Soputan

1804m

Indonesia, Asia

Sulawesi

active

16

01.10.

2013

24

Kerinci

3805m

Indonesia, Asia

Sumatra

active

17

09.10

2013

25

Toba8

(supervolcano)

about 950m

Indonesia, Asia

Sumatra (north)

dormant

 

13-14.10

2013

26

Reykjanes9

to 230m

Iceland, Europe

South-West

Iceland

active

18

30.07 2014

24.05 2015

27

Hekla

1501m

Iceland, Europe

South Iceland

active

19

31.07 2014

28

Eldfell

200m

Iceland, Europe

Heimaey island

active

20

01.08

2014

29

Eyjafjallajokull

summit (1) and

Magni &

Módi -Fimmvordduhals (2)

1640m (summit) and about 1040m (Módi),  1075m (Magni)

Iceland, Europe

South Iceland

active

21

02.08 2014 (2)

and 03.06

2015 (1)

 

30

Laki & Lakagigar: Tjarnargigur and several slotted craters

818m (Laki), about 500-600m

Iceland, Europe

South interior

active

22

04.08

2014

31

Hljóðaklettar

(Echo Rocks)

and Rauðhólar

(Red Hills) -

Sveinar-Randarhólar crater row

about 100- 220m

Iceland, Europe

North Iceland

extinct

 

07.08

2014

32

Hrossaborg

377m

Iceland, Europe

North Iceland

extinct

 

07.08

2014

33

Askja caldera and Viti crater

about 1050-1150m

Iceland, Europe

Central interior

active

23

08.08 2014

34

Krafla caldera and Leirhnjukur (fissure zone)

about 500-650m

Iceland, Europe

North Iceland

active

24

10.08 2014

35

Hverfjall (Hverfell)

453m

Iceland, Europe

North Iceland

extinct

 

11.08 2014

36

Ok (shield volcano)

1192m

Iceland, Europe

West interior

extinct

 

15.08 2014

37

Nea Kameni

130m

Greece, Europe

Cyclades

Islands

active

25

28-29.04 2015

38

Hvannadalsh-nukur  (Oraefjokull volcano)

2119m

Iceland, Europe

South Iceland

active

26

27.05 2015

39

Thrihnukagigur (Three Peaks Crater)

450-600m

Iceland, Europe

South-West Iceland

extinct

 

04.06 2015

40

Villarrica

2847m

Chile, AmSO

Andes, North Patagonia

active

27

24.11

2015

41

Terevaka

(shield volcano)

510m

Chile, Oceania

Easter Island (Rapa Nui)

extinct

 

29.11

2015

42

Ojos del Salado (the highest volcano in the world)

6896m

 

Chile/ Argentina, AmSO

Andes, Puna de Atacama

dormant

 

29.12

2015 - chilean summit

01.01. and 03.01 2016 - argentinian summit

43

Llullaillaco (the highest active volcano in the world)

6755m and lower summit: 6580m

Chile/ Argentina, AmSO

Andes, Puna de Atacama

active

28

09.01

2016

 

44

Pissis

6800m - Pissis 1;

6799m - Pissis 2 (Upame);

6795m & 6792 m Pissis 3 (Ejercito Argentino)

Argentina, AmSO

Andes, Puna de Atacama

extinct

 

18.01

2016 -Pissis 1

19.01

2016 -

Pissis 2 and Pissis 3

45

Popocatepetl

5424m

Mexico, AmNO10

Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt

active

29

09.02

2016

 

46

Pico de Orizaba

5629m

Mexico, AmNO

Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt

dormant

 

11.02

2016

 

47

Paricutin

2800m

Mexico, AmNO

Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt

active

30

17.02

2016

48

Craters of the Moon      (cinder cones and flood basalt areas)

about 1910-1780m

USA, AmNO

Snake River Plain, Idaho

dormant

 

27.02

2016

49

Yellowstone

caldera (supervolcano, including geothermal and geyser fields)

2530 -1700m11

 

USA, AmNO

Yellowstone Plateau, Wyoming

active

31

28.02-02.03

2016

50

Meru

4566m

Tanzania, Africa

Arusha area

active

32

25.08 2016,

26.01 2017

51

Kilimanjaro, Kibo, Uhuru Peak (1), Kibo Crater (2) i Reusch Crater (3)

 

5895m (1)

5720-5800m (2)

5750-5855m (3)

 

Tanzania, Africa

Region of Kilimanjaro, between Moshi city and Kenya border

extinct

 

30.08

2016 (1) and 01.02 2017 (1,2,3)

52

Ol Doinyo Lengai12

2954m (active crater 2860m)

Tanzania, Africa

Gregory Rift (East African Rift) near Lake Natron

active

33

05.02 2017

 

As at March 10, 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

1 – heights given are often according to the indications GPS, rather than encyclopaedic informations;
2 – the project includes volcanoes climbed and explored only since 2006 - the beginning of the Project 100 Volcanoes. Although some volcanoes, such as Mount Elbrus, were reached prior to the start of the project. In this case, I had to get it again to include the project;
3 – according to commonly accepted The International Geographical Union (is an international geographical society) - Caucasus Mountains are in Asia (boundary line was designated by the Kuma-Manych Depression);
4 – exploration of all three summit craters of Etna (Central Crater (Bocca Nuova and Voragine), South-East Crater, North-East Crater) and numerous parasitic cones (craters);
5 – AmSO – South America;
6 – Pinatubo volcano reaches up to 1486m height, water level of the crater lake is about 908m;
7 – Ijen volcano reaches a height 2799m;
8 – Toba Lake and Samosir Island;
9 – Reykjanes is a large slotted volcano, exploration in several places;
10 – AmNO - North America;
11 – Highest point of the Yellowstone Caldera is 2805m;
12 – Ol Doinyo Lengai - the only active volcano in the world which produces natrocarbonatite lava.

Table 2 - List of various volcanic important areas and places & less important volcanoes

Project 100 VOLCANOES

other explored volcanoes (including volcanoes, which for various reasons are not included in Table 1) and various volcanic important areas and places, including: mud volcanoes, cold water geysers, sources of hydrogen sulfide, meteor craters - which are not of volcanic origin

Gregory Gawlik

2006 - to continue

 remarks* - the reasons why a particular place or the volcano are not in TABLE 1

CHRONOLOGICAL

Table No.  2

No.

name

reached the height

(masl)

date of explo- ration

country, continent

geographical location

activity

remarks*

1

Sudety Mountains

(Sudetes), Lower Silesia, Silesian Highland, Lesser Poland in the area of Krzeszo-wice, Pieniny Mountains,

Żywiec Beskids

Mountains

300-800m

2006-2007,

VI-VII 2016

Poland, Europe

Wleński Gródek, Nowy Kościół, Organy Wielisławickie, Czarny Bór, Grzędy, Świerki near Głuszyca, Tłumaczów (Sudetes), Filipowice-Miękinia-Krzeszowice-Tenczynek-Zalas-Regulice (Lesser Poland), mountains: Wżar, Jarmuta, Bryjarka, village Biała Woda (Pieniny),

Góra Św. Anny 408m (Silesian Highland)

Extinct area

Volcanoes of a few - a few hundred million years ago, "not enough" volcanic (more specifically - mountains/hills of volcanic origin)

Wilcza Góra (mountain), Ostrzyca 501m, Męcinka, Małe Organy Myśliborskie (Rataj hill), Czartowska Skała(rock), Niemodlin (Lower Silesia near Złotoryja), Złatna-hydrogen sulfide sources

(Żywiec Beskids)

 

2

Terchiin Tsagaan nuur

2060m

VIII 2006

Mongolia, Asia

Khangai Mountains

Extinct area

Volcanic lake and the old lava

3

Badacsony

437m

VI 2008

Hungary, Europe

Next to Balaton lake

Extinct area

Volcanic basalt monadnock

4

Wyhorlat, lakes: Vinne and Morskie Oko, Herlany - cold water geyser

200-650m

VI 2008

Slovakia, Europe

Wyhorlat Mountains

Extinct volcanic mountains

Mountains of volcanic origin, with 9 million

years before

5

Castle Hill in Edinburgh

130m

IV 2009

Scotland, Europe

Edinburgh

Extinct area

"Volcano" from before approx. 350 million years

6

Massif of Etna

700-2200m

XI 2009

Italy, Europe

Sicily island

Massif of active volcano

Fields of lava and many craters from all sides of Mount Etna, for example: Monte del Frumento Supino crater

7

Alcantara Gorge (Gole dell`Alca-ntara)

200-250m

XI 2009

Italy, Europe

Near Etna, Sicily island

Active area of Mount Etna

Volcanic gorge near Mount Etna

8

Volcanic field of Pali Aike

approx. 50-100m

III 2010

borderland: Argentina and Chile, South America (AmSO)

between Rio Gallegos and Punta Arenas

Extinct area

Small craters (sometimes with a lake in the crater), lava fields, volcanic caves

9

Puna de Atacama

 

3000-4600m

IV 2010

Chile, AmSO

Andes, Atacama Plateau

Area of active and extinct volcanoes

Volcanic plateau, part of the southern and northern; volcanic: craters, basins, rock formations, deserts; lava fields

and  volcanic lakes

10

Lava fields in the Atacama Desert

2000-2500m

IV 2010

Chile,

AmSO

Atacama Desert

 

Extinct area

Old lava fields

11

Altiplano Plateau

3650-4915m

IV-V 2010

Chile, Bolivia, AmSO

Andes, Altiplano Plateau

Area of active and extinct volcanoes

Volcanic plateau (whole area of the plateau, including not volcanic part); volcanic: craters, basins, rock formations, deserts; lava fields

and  volcanic lakes

12

El Tatio geysers

4260-4320m

20.04.2010

Chile, AmSO

Andes, Altiplano Plateau

Area of active and extinct volcanoes

More than 80 geysers over the magma chamber

13

Fumarolas Sol de Manana

 4860-4880m

03.05.2010

Bolivia, AmSO

Andes, Altiplano Plateau

Area of active and extinct volcanoes

Geothermal field (fumaroles, hot springs) 

14

Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt

2200m-2700m

20-21.06.

2010

Mexico, North America

 

Surrounding area of Amecameca city and Popocatepetl volcano

Area of active and extinct volcanoes

Volcanic plateau; volcanic rocks and lava fields

 

 

15

Qobustan -  Mud volcanoes

approx. 50m

12.10.2012

Azerbaijan, Asia

Qobustan, Caspian Sea, near Baku

Associated with gas and oil fields

Not of volcanic origin

16

Lignon Hill (2 times)

143m

 26.07.2013

Philippines, Asia

Luzon island - south part

Extinct area next to the active Mayon volcano

"Too old volcano" and "not enough volcanic"

17

Massif of Mayon volcano

2463m

approx. 500m

 26.07.

2013

Philippines, Asia

Luzon island - south part

Active volcano

Volcanic eruption - no possibility of the ascent, the field of lava in 2009

18

Bulusan Lake

360m

30-31.07

2013

Philippines, Asia

Luzon island - south part

Extinct area, filled lake

Probably very old crater, in the area of an active Bulusan volcano

19

Tengger caldera and the mountain of

Penanjakan (1) (on the rim of the caldera); volcanic beach in (2) Parangtritis

2770m - the bottom of the caldera approx. 2150m

(1) 01.09-03.09

2013

(2)

10.09 2013

Indonesia, Asia

East Java

Area of active volcanoes

Caldera too easily available; volcanic beach

20

VOLCANO Anak Soputan

approx. 1590m

01.10.2013

Indonesia, Asia

Northern part of Sulawesi Island

Probably extinct, but next to an active volcano Soputan

Volacno explored by the way, too small challenge to classified it separately(in Table 1)

21

Reykjanes Peninsula: around Blue Lagoon and Svartsengi Power Station, Kisilhóll Hill, Gunnuhver and Reykjanes Power Stations, Reykjanesta, the area of Bridge Between Continents

0-200m

30.07.

2014, 24.05

2015

Iceland, Europe

South-West Iceland

Active area

Lava fields and geothermal (sources to approx. 300 ° C), extinct geysers, gaseous exhalation, volcanic rocks, cliffs, intercontinental tectonic rupture (continental drift)

22

VOLCANO Helgafell

227m

01.08

2014

Iceland, Europe

Heimaey Island

Dormant volcano

too small challenge and too little curious

23

Godaland and Kattarhry-ggur

200-500m

01.08. 2014

Iceland, Europe

Southern Iceland

Area of active volcanoes

Volcanic rock formations in the massif of

Eyjafjallajokull volcano

24

Dyrholaey,

Reynisdra-ngur

0-50m

03.08.

2014, 

28.05 2015

Iceland, Europe

Southern Iceland

Area of active volcanoes

Volcanic rocks and beaches (volcanic coast)

25

Myrdals-sandur,

Skeidarar-sandur

20-80m

03-05.08.

2014

Iceland, Europe

Southern Iceland

Area of active volcanoes

Volcanic deserts (the origin of the flood)

26

Fjadrar-gljufur

100-200m

03.08.2014

Iceland, Europe

Southern Iceland

Area of active volcanoes

Volcanic canyon on the Fjadra river

27

Volcanic cave near the Laki volcano

approx. 600m

04.08.2014

Iceland, Europe

Southern Iceland

Area of active volcanoes

Unnamed cave in the lava channel

28

The fields of lava in the area of Laki

approx. 400-650m

04.08.2014

Iceland, Europe

Southern Interior  (Highlands of Iceland)

Area of active volcanoes

Many fields of lava from different periods

29

VOLCANO Kristinar-tindar

1126m

05.08

2014

Iceland, Europe

Next to Skaftafell

Extinct, part of the old crater

Volcano too little curious

30

Asbyrgi Canyon

approx. 100m

07.08.2014

Iceland, Europe

Northern Iceland

Extinct area

Volcanic rocks, basalt columns, the canyon was created as a result of floods

31

Area of Jökulsár-gljúfur Canyon

approx. 100-200m

07.08.2014

Iceland, Europe

Northern Iceland

Extinct area

lava and volcanic slag from before 6-8 thousand years on both sides of the river Jökulsá á Fjöllum

32

Lava fields, volcanoes, volcanic deserts - among others: Vikursandur and Ódáðahraun

approx. 200-1100m

08-10.08.2014

Iceland, Europe

Iceland, Interior

Area of active volcanoes

A huge area of volcanic deserts - lava, ashes, rocks, volcanoes

33

Drekagil Canyon

approx. 800-900m

08.08.2014

Iceland, Europe

Iceland, Interior

Area of active volcano Askja

Volcanic canyon

34

Area of Kverkfjöll and around Holharaun

approx. 800-1250m

09.08.2014

Iceland, Europe

Iceland, Interior

Area of active volcanoes

Around volcanoes: Bárðarbunga, Kverkfjöll, Grimsvotn, geothermal fields, volcanic deserts, lava fields

35

Geothermal power plant Krafla and Leirhnjukur (Clay Hill 593m) geothermal area

approx. 450 -600m

10.08.2014

Iceland, Europe

Northern Iceland

Area of active volcanoes

Area of caldera Krafla volcano (an active volcano with excellent properties of geothermal)

36

 Viti Crater

approx. 600m

10.08.2014

Iceland, Europe

Northern Iceland

Area of the active volcano Krafla

It formed during a volcanic eruption in 1724, as a result of the explosion of steam

37

Hverir (Námaskard)

with the mountain of Namjafall 485m, Jarobodin

approx. 200-485m

10.08.2014

Iceland, Europe

Northern Iceland

Area of active volcanoes

Powerful geothermal field, geothermal mountain and thermal sources

38

Grjótagjá & Stóragjá

and Jardbadsh-ólar lava field

approx. 200m

11.08.2014

Iceland, Europe

Northern Iceland

Area of active volcanoes

Lava caves with thermal ponds in the cracks of the crust of lava

39

VOLCANO Ludentar-borgir

approx. 400m

11.08.2014

Iceland, Europe

Northern Iceland

Dormant, in the area of active volcanoes

Powerful system of volcanic fissures, similar to others in Iceland and therefore not in Table 1

40

Laxádalslava

approx. 370-400m

11.08.2014

Iceland, Europe

Northern Iceland

Area of active volcanoes

The huge field of of lava and area of Ludent volcano

41

Lofthellir (Lofthellar)

approx. 360-373m

11.08.2014

Iceland, Europe

Northern Iceland

Area of active volcanoes

Volcanic cave with the glacier inside

42

Dimmuborgir

approx. 300-350m

11.08.2014

Iceland, Europe

Northern Iceland

Area of active volcanoes

Lava field with rocks and caves (eruptions of Ludentarborgir)

43

Skutusta-dagigar

approx. 290-300m

12.08.2014

Iceland, Europe

Northern Iceland

Area of active volcanoes

Craters of gas formed during volcanic eruptions

44

Hvitserkur

0m

13.08.2014

Iceland, Europe

Northern Iceland

Extinct area

Volcanic rock in the sea, 15 m high

45

Reykhólar

0-20m

13.08.2014

Iceland, Europe

Western Fjords

Extinct area

Geothermal field with the sources

46

Hallmun-darhraun

approx. 150-200m

14.08.2014

Iceland, Europe

Western Iceland

Dormant area

Field of lava after old eruption of the Langjokull (about 1000 year AD)

47

Thingvellir

(Pingvellir)

approx. 150-200m

15.08.2014, 

05.06.2015

Iceland, Europe

South-West Iceland

Active area

Intercontinental tectonic rupture (continental drift, between Eurasia and North America), Almannagja canyon, area of active volcano - Hengill

48

Strokkur Geyser, geothermal field in Geysir

Below  200m

16 - 17.08.2014,

05.06.2015

Iceland, Europe

South-West Iceland

Active area

Thermal springs, active and dormant geysers including The Great Geyser

49

Landman-nalaugar (1), Laugahraun (2), Stórihver (3), Blahnukur (4)

approx. 600-800m

16.08.2014

Iceland, Europe

Southern Interior

Active area

(1)-thermal springs (2)-obsidian lava field, (3)-geothermal field, (4)-colored volcanic rocks

50

Unnamed VOLCANO near the Nordurna-mshraun

approx. 600-700m

16.08.2014

Iceland, Europe

Southern Interior

Active area

an extinct volcano with a crater and lava field - Nordurnamshraun, beside the road F208 (to Landmannalaugar), too small challenge

51

VOLCANO Brenniste-insalda (Torfajökull system)

To  855m

16.08.2014

Iceland, Europe

Southern Interior

Active

Volcano explored by the way, too small challenge

52

Interior along: F26, F881, F821 roads

approx. 500-900m

16 - 17.08.2014

Iceland, Europe

Interior

(Highlands of Iceland)

Area of active, dormant and extinct volcanoes

Volcanic deserts, lava fields

53

Interior along the road F35 (Kjolur)

approx. 400-750m

17.08.2014, 

01-02.062015

Iceland, Europe

Interior

Area of active, dormant and extinct volcanoes

Volcanic deserts, lava fields

54

Gerduberg

approx. 150m

18.08.2014

Iceland, Europe

Western Iceland - Snaefellsnes Peninsula

Extinct and dormant area

Spectacular basalt rock columns

55

Lóndrangar,

Malarrif,

Svalþúfa

0-30m

19.08.2014

Iceland, Europe

Western Iceland - Snaefellsnes Peninsula

Extinct and dormant area

Volcanic coast, beaches, lava rocks (monadnocks), cliffs, fragments of the old crater Lóndrangar

56

Vatnshellir

 

approx. minus 15m – plus 20m

19.08.2014

Iceland, Europe

Western Iceland - Snaefellsnes Peninsula

Extinct and dormant area

Cave in lava channel, 35 meters deep (including 15m under the sea level)

57

Arnarstapi

0-20m

19.08.2014

Iceland, Europe

Western Iceland - Snaefellsnes Peninsula

Extinct and dormant area

Basalt columns on the coast (cliffs)

58

Snaefells-jokull 1446m, Stapafell

approx. 500-750m

19.08.2014

Iceland, Europe

Western Iceland - Snaefellsnes Peninsula

Extinct and dormant area

Massif of dormant volcano, volcanic rocks, lava field

59

Deildartu-nguhver,

Reykholt

approx. 100m

19.08.2014

Iceland, Europe

Western Iceland

Dormant area

Powerful thermal springs, geothermal field

60

Island of Palea Kameni and Santorini: Kokkini Paralia-Red Beach, Cape Kolumbo (Koloumbo) and volcanic rocks in several other locations on the island of Santorini (Perissa, Thira, Oia area), Santorini Caldera

0-320m

28.04-02.05. 2015

Greece, Europe

Cyclades archipelago (area of Santorini), southern Europe, the Aegean Sea

Active area

Volcanic islands, volcanic beaches, fields of lava and volcanic rocks, thermal springs, the area of the submarine active volcano Koloumbo (Kolumbo), observations of the effects of huge volcanic eruption of Santorini with approx. 1630. BC and formed the caldera

61

VOLCANO Krysuvik with Seltun and Fulipollur

approx. 50-350m

24.05.2015

Iceland, Europe

Reykjanes Peninsula, Northwest Iceland

Active area, very active seismically

Active volcano (too similar to the neighboring, too little challenge) and the geothermal field

62

Surroundings of glacier Skaftafell-sjokull

approx. 80-180m

26.05 2015

Iceland, Europe

Southern Iceland

Active area

Volcanic rocks in the area of moraines of the glacier Skaftafell

63

Hveragerdi and Reykjadalur (System of the volcano Hengill)

approx. 50-300m

29.05 2015

Iceland, Europe

Southwest Iceland

Active area, very active seismically

Very numerous geothermal sources, fumaroles, thermal river

64

Area of volcanoes Eldborg and Ljósufjoll

approx. 100-150m

31.05 2015

Iceland, Europe

Snaefellsnes Peninsula

Extinct and dormant area

The youngest lava field on the Snaefellsnes peninsula

65

Volcanic rocks in Stykkish-ólmur and on the Western Islands including Flatey

0-50m

31.05 – 01.06 2015

Iceland, Europe

Snaefellsnes Peninsula

and archipelago of Western Islands (Breidafjordur bay)

Extinct area

Basalt volcanic rocks (columns)

66

Hveravellir and Kjalhraun

(Kjolur)

approx. 600-700m

01.06 – 02.06 2015

Iceland, Europe

Interior

Extinct and dormant area

Geothermal field, fumaroles, lava field, area of shield volcano Kjalhraun (volcanic system Langjokull)

67

Volcanic rocks and lava before Bifrost in the area of road No. 1

approx. 400-500m

02.06.2015

Iceland, Europe

Western Iceland

Extinct area

 Volcanic rock, lava fields (Nordurardalur valley)

68

Raufarhó-lshellir

Cave

approx. 100m

04.06 2015

Iceland, Europe

South-West Iceland

Active area

Volcanic cave, approx. 1350 m in length (from the 11th century AD)

69

massif of the Villarrica volcano

below and above 1000m

23.11.2015

Chile, South America (AmSO)

Northern

Patagonia

Massif of active volcano

Volcanic cave and lava field

70

Easter Island (Rapa Nui)

to more than 300m

27.11-03.12 2015

Chile,

Oceania

Polynesia, Easter Island

Volcanic island, extinct

Lava cliffs, smaller craters, volcanic: rocks, lava fields, caves (eg. Ana Te Pahu, Ana Kai Tangata), volcanic moai statues

71

VOLCANO Rano Kau

 

324m

28.11 and 03.12 2015

Chile,

Oceania

Polynesia, Easter Island

Extinct volcano

too little challenge and similarity to neighboring

72

VOLCANO  Tuutapu

 

280m

29.11.2015

Chile,

Oceania

Polynesia, Easter Island

Extinct volcano

too little challenge and similarity to neighboring

73

VOLCANO Ranu Raraku

approx. 150m

01.12.2015

Chile,

Oceania

Polynesia, Easter Island

Extinct volcano

too little challenge and similarity to neighboring

74

VOLCANO Poike

365m

01.12.2015

Chile,

Oceania

Polynesia, Easter Island

Extinct volcano

too little challenge and similarity to neighboring

75

Puna de Atacama

 

to more than 5000m

27.12.2015-

24.01.201

Chile, Argentina

AmSO

Andes, Atacama Plateau (Puna de Atacama)

Area of active, dormant and extinct volcanoes

Volcanic plateau - all parts; volcanic: craters, basins, rock formations, lava fields, volcanic lakes, deserts

76

Massif of Ojos del Salado volcano

to approx. 6900m

27.12.2015

-04.01.2016

Chile, Argentina

AmSO

Puna de Atacama, Andes

Massif of dormant volcano and area of extinct volcanoes

Volcanic rocks, lava fields, traces of past volcanic activity

77

Massif of Ojos del Salado volcano

To  6800m

01 -03.01.2016

Chile, Argentina

AmSO

Puna de Atacama, Andes

Massif of dormant volcano and area of extinct volcanoes

Many basins and craters, including the highest situated lakes in the world (6350-6510m)

78

Massif of Ojos del Salado volcano

approx. 6460-6500m

03.01.2016

Chile,

AmSO

Puna de Atacama, Andes

Massif of dormant volcano and area of extinct volcanoes

The highest situated geothermal field in the world

79

Massif of Llullaillaco

volcano

 

To 6700m

07-11.01.2016

Chile, Argentina

AmSO

Puna de Atacama, Andes

Area of active, dormant and extinct volcanoes

Volcanic: craters, basins, rock formations, lava fields, sulfur deposits

80

El Volcancito

approx. 4200 m

23.01.2016

Argentina

AmSO

Puna de Atacama, Andes

Area of extinct volcanoes

water source and mineral cone (about 7m high)

81

VOLCANO Caldera del Inca Pillo (Corona del Inca)

To 5420m

24.01.2016

 

Argentina

AmSO

Puna de Atacama, Andes

Area of extinct volcanoes

Extinct volcanic caldera with the highest situated caldera-lake in the world, approx. 5200m(surface elevation)

82

Sangay volcano area and views of the numerous Ecuadorian volcanoes

To 4336m

30.01.

-03.02 2016

Ecuador, AmSO

Andes near the city of Riobamba and Alao village, and various other parts of the Ecuadorian Andes

Area of active, dormant and extinct volcanoes

Observation of the Sangay active volcano (approx. 5230m) and views on numerous Ecuadorian volcanoes, e.g. Chimborazo (6268m) and Cotopaxi (5897m)

83

VOLCANO Sierra Negra

4621m

12.02.2016

Mexico, North America

(AmNO)

Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt

Area of active and extinct volcanoes

Extinct, too small challenge, too little curious

84

VOLCANO Aljojuca 

approx. 2600m

12.02.2016

Mexico,

AmNO

Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt

Area of active and extinct volcanoes

Extinct - crater with a crater-lake, too small challenge

85

VOLCANOSan Miguel Tecuitlapa

approx. 2600m

12.02.2016

Mexico,

AmNO

Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt

Area of active and extinct volcanoes

Extinct - crater with a crater-lake (partly), too small challenge

86

Area of the volcano Colima and Nevado de Colima

approx. 1300-1800m

14-16.02.2016

Mexico,

AmNO

Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt

Area of active and extinct volcanoes

Observation of a very active volcano Colima (approx. 3800m) and the extinct volcano Nevado de Colima (4260m) from Ciudad Guzman and La Yerbabuena

87

Around the Paricutin volcano

approx. 2300-2600m

17.02.2016

Mexico,

AmNO

Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt

Area of the Paricutin 2800m active volcano

Fields of lava, ashes, burned by the volcano villages, including the church of San Juan Parangaricutiro

88

Area of Mount St. Helens volcano

800-1150m

25-26.02.2016

USA,

AmNO

Cascade Range, American Cordillera

Area of active volcanoes

Observation of an active St. Helens 2549m volcano, from south and north side

89

Massif of St. Helens

over  500m

25.02.2016

USA,

AmNO

Cascade Range, American Cordillera

Massif of active volcano

Ape - volcanic cave (approx. 4000 m in length)

90

Mammoth Hot Springs

approx. 1900-2050m

02.03.2016

USA,

AmNO

Next to Yellowstone caldera in northern USA

Area of active super-volcano

Geothermal field with travertine terraces

91

Gingko Petrified Forest

approx. 200-300 m

03.03.2016

USA,

AmNO

Washington state, near the reservoir Wanapum

Extinct area

Petrified forest in the lava field

92

Duvalo

approx. 725-740m

30.06.2016

 

Macedonia,

Europe

Balkan Peninsula near the Ohrid Lake

Extinct area near the village of Kosel and the city of Ohrid

The remains of the small geothermal field (perhaps the origin of tectonic), mofette with a characteristic smell of hydrogen sulfide, also carbon dioxide

93

Little Meru

3820m

24.08. 2016

 and

25.01 2017

Tanzania, Africa

Arusha area

Extinct peak near the active volcano

Isolated peak in the old volcanic caldera

94

Massif of Kilimanjaro

3000-4700m

27 -30.08 2016, 

28-31.01.2017

Tanzania, Africa

Moshi area, next to the border with Kenya

Massif of extinct volcano

Lava fields and volcanic rocks: Machame-Shira-Barranco-Barafu, including volcanic cave and lava field near Shira (3850-3910m), Lava Tower (4690m), the volcanic rocks in the Barafu area (4600-4700m)

95

CALDERA Ngorongoro

approx.1700-2300m

01.09, 03.09

2016, 06.02.

2017

Tanzania, Africa

Arusha area, Gregory Rift

Extinct caldera

The largest extinct volcanic caldera in the world, about 260-300km2

96

Morasko

 

 

 

 

approx. 100-150 m

24.09 2016

Poland, Europe

City of Poznan, Greater Poland

impact (meteorite) craters, about 3000 years BC

Morasko Meteorite Nature Reserve

97

Crater Highlands (Ngoro-ngoro Highlands)

approx. 600-1000m, volcanic peaks to 3682m

03-05.02.

2017

Tanzania, Africa

Arusha area, Gregory Rift

(The East African Rift)

extinct area (mostly) and active - craters, calderas, cinder cones

The volcanic highlands, volcanoes examples: Gelai 2942m,  Kitumbeine 2865m, Ela Naibori, Loolmalasin 3682m, Ol Doinyo Lengai 2954m, Ngorongoro

 

As at March 10, 2017

 

 

 

 

 

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