Utah Volcano Sunset
Utah Inactive Volcanoes
Black Rock Volcano
The Pavant Valley near Fillmore doesn't look like much as you drive past
it on Interstate Highway 15 (I-15), but it is home to a dense concentration
of interesting geological phenomenon. Volcanoes such as Pahvant Butte, Red
Dome, Tabernacle Hill, and Black Rock, all reside here. Not to mention miles
upon miles of underground lava tubes and caves in Devil's Kitchen. There
is also an abundance of springs in the area and it is the home to the Pahvant
I would like to go out there and tour the area, I heard it was incredibly
All of the volcanoes are inactive. The area can be accessed from Delta or
Tuesday, December 30, 2008
From Highway I-15 near the town of Holden looking west
toward the inactive volcano, Pahvant Butte,
and the Sawtooth Mountains in the distance.
is the tallest point
White Mountain, and Tabernacle Hill among the Lava Cinders and Sand
In the distance are the San Francisco Mountains and the Cricket Mountains.
From near the town of Meadow, driving south down I-15
looking east toward Black Rock Volcano,
Behind Black Rock Volcano is South Mountain 8,269'.
North Twin Peak 5913, another Utah Volcano.
More Images of these Utah Volcanoes
in the sunlight.
All pictures and content
Copyright 1999-2018 Dale Meier, unless otherwise credited. All Rights Reserved. Unauthorized use is prohibited.