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Global Volcanism Program | Image GVP-02964

Mount Hood, seen here from Larch Mountain on the NW side, is Oregon's most recently active volcano.  A major eruptive period occurred 170-220 years ago, and 19th-century Pacific Northwest Indians and settlers observed minor eruptions. Photo by Lee Siebert, 1980 (Smithsonian Institution).

Mount Hood, seen here from Larch Mountain on the NW side, is Oregon's most recently active volcano. A major eruptive period occurred 170-220 years ago, and 19th-century Pacific Northwest Indians and settlers observed minor eruptions.

Photo by Lee Siebert, 1980 (Smithsonian Institution).


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