A Violent Past, Calm Present, and Uncertain Future...
Craters of the Moon is a vast ocean of lava flows with scattered islands of cinder cones and sagebrush. We invite you to explore this "weird and scenic landscape" where yesterday's volcanic events are likely to continue tomorrow...Read More
Where in the World?
Find out where we are and plan your visit with maps of the park and the region.Read More
Check the on-line events calendar for special walks, talks, and activities offered throughout the year.Read More
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Craters of the Moon is an out of this world outdoor classroom! Plan a field trip or link to curriculum materials that can be used at school.Read More
Did You Know?
"the Devil's Vomit" is how one Oregon- bound pioneer described his encounter with Craters of the Moon. Hundreds of pioneers travelled through the area on the Goodale's Cutoff section of the Oregon trail in the 1850's and 1860's.