Volcano is one of the breathtaking natural sights that can be found in the beautiful and progressive country of the United States of America. These volcanoes can be inactive or active. Active volcanoes are those that may erupt anytime. Moreover, here are the top 10 most popular volcanoes USA has to offer:
10. Mount Hood
This active stratovolcano is commonly called the Multnomah tribe’s Wy’east. It can be found in the northern part of Oregon, particularly in the Cascade Volcanic Arc. When you are in east-southeast Portland, you still need to travel for around 50 miles before you can arrive in this famous volcano.
9. Devils Tower
What made this volcano very popular is its unique and amazing form. This form has achieved by this volcano because of the fact that it is a laccolith or igneous intrusion. It is located in northeastern part of Wyoming near the Crook County. This volcano is standing amidst the Bear Lodge Mountains.
8. Craters of the Moon
This is specifically located in the south-central part of Idaho. It is between the Yellowstone National Park and Boise. It is actually a lava field, which is already considered as volcano. It exactly measures 818 square miles.
7. Pikes Peak
In the Rocky Mountains part of North America, Pikes Peak is the highest summit that you can ever find. When you go to Pike National Forest, you can certainly be able to witness this popular volcano that has 14,115 feet height.
6. Mount Shasta
In the Cascade Range of Siskiyou County in the state of California, this active popular volcano can be found. It is ranked 5th of the highest peaks that can be seen in California. It has 14,179 feet height. It’s known as a voluminous stratovolcano in Cascade Volcanic Arc.