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Global Volcanism Program | Image GVP-08260

Fumarolic plumes issue from vents at the margin of a pool at the Aguas Termales thermal area on the southern base of  Rincón de la Vieja volcano.  A popular recreational trail in Rincón de la Vieja National Park makes a circuit through the mudpots and fumaroles of the geothermal area. Photo by Paul Kimberly, 1988 (Smithsonian Institution).

Fumarolic plumes issue from vents at the margin of a pool at the Aguas Termales thermal area on the southern base of Rincón de la Vieja volcano. A popular recreational trail in Rincón de la Vieja National Park makes a circuit through the mudpots and fumaroles of the geothermal area.

Photo by Paul Kimberly, 1988 (Smithsonian Institution).


Rincón de la Vieja