Mystery Volcano Photo #33

Too busy today (and possibly tomorrow) for a substantive post, but maybe I can sneak in a new Mystery Volcano Photo. If you recall last time, Chris Reykjavik nailed the identification of Schreiber’s Meadow Cinder Cone (top left) in Washington, so again, I will try to make it tougher. 


The current standings:

  • Boris Behncke - 6
  • Don Crain - 4
  • The Bobs - 4
  • gijs - 2
  • Chris Reykjavik - 2
  • volcanista - 1
  • Lockwood - 1
  • Elizabeth - 1
  • Ralph - 1
  • Anne - 1
  • Cam - 1
  • gg - 1
  • Damon Hynes - 1
  • Marco - 1
  • Doug C. - 1
  • Diane - 1
  • Stephen - 1
  • MK, Alberta - 1
  • Kultsi - 1
  • Henrik - 1
  • Zane - 1
  • Rodger Wilson - 1
  • Robin Campion - 1
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