When the volcano erupted in 1790, 83 local warriors and families tried crossing
this area and left
their footprints in the mud. They were all killed by a steam blast. Their footprints are still visible
if you know where to look.
Three footprints on the left-center and three on the right center.
Lots of footprints here (dark patches on clay surface)
Black sand in a footprint
Lots of footprints (the dark spots on the clay surface)
Turtles, petroglyphs, and lava tubes
Vocanoes National Park
A hike into a crater
A hike to view Pu'u O'o
The volcano is erupting!
The volcano is erupting! (more lava photos)
Footprints from 1790
More turtles, and a coral reef