When I came through here a month earlier, my main concern was setting up camp somehow out of the horizontal rain. Luckily for me, the tent area is is a protected area of the park, and I did fine. I still wasn't tempted out onto the lava fields, though.
This flow makes me think of bull plops in the desert. Same kind of humble art.
|Not a yucca. A spoonplant.|
|Still not a yucca.|
|Juniper. Not a yucca.|
The sign says the walk is 1.5 hours, but even at my ducklike speed it took less than an hour.
|At our campsite that isn't.|