Six or nine months ago, this was a lava lake.
I love how the planet heals itself and starts life again after it's been destroyed
The end of Chain of Craters Drive
This is the helicopter we flew over Kilauea
2018 eruption at Kilauea
This house survived, although the lava literally went up to the front door. But there's no way to get to it without hiking through the lava...
This is the source of the 2018 eruption
This is where all that lava came from
Hilo area waterfalls
This lava wall is about 9 feet high
The famous Akaka Falls
It was pouring and this was the best I could do. Next time I'll bring a cover for the camera to shoot properly in the rain.
Big IslandHawaiiAkaka Falls