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Red Crater (Tongariro National Park)
New Zealand

Taken from the highest point on the Tongariro Alpine Crossing, one of New Zealand’s most popular great walks. Red Crater (seen here) last erupted in 1929. The last eruption to take place in this area was in August 2012. Please see “2012 Te Māri eruption” on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tongariro for more details.

Copyright: David Rowley
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Tags: volcano; crater; mountain; snow; hike; trail; tramp; great walk
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