• View of the Great Rift

    Craters Of The Moon

    National Monument & Preserve Idaho

People

For thousands of years people have avoided, endured and pondered this vast western landscape. Find out more about the fascinating people who have passed this way by clicking on a photo or name below:
 
 
 
 

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Watch out for bombs! Before they cooled, volcanic bombs were hot globs of lava that were hurled from volcanoes along the Great Rift. They form a variety of interesting shapes described as "breadcrust", "spindle" and "ribbons" by geologists. More...