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- Lava lake and pahoehoe lava: impressions from the VolcanoDiscovery tours in March 2006 -
Part V: Halema'uma'u crater and surroundings

Halema'uma'u crater

The rim of Halema'uma'u crater with steaming fumaroles on its wall

Steam inside Halema'uma'u

Steam on the floor of the crater Rain has washed in a delta of mud and debris onto the crater floor
Fumaroles and sulphur deposits outside the crater Fumaroles on the inner crater walls
Blocks ejected out of Halema'uma'u during the 1924 exlosive eruption of Kilauea Fast-running lava from an eruption 1974 drapes the surface near Halema'uma'u.


Edge of the old cliff at Lae'apuki Vents inside Pu'u 'O'o Collapsed roof of a lava tube
Hiking across the lava flow field Pele's hair

Ferns in the rain forest