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Santa Clara Volcano
View of the southern Santa Clara cinder cone from the flanks of the northern one.
Highest point
Elevation 4843+ ft (1476+ m) NAVD 88
Location Washington County, Utah
United States
Age of rock 1,400,000 yrs
Mountain type Volcanic field and cinder cones
Last eruption 27,000 years ago
Easiest route Hike

Santa Clara Volcano is a volcanic field and lava flow in the Diamond Valley in Washington County, Utah, United States. The most prominent features are two cinder cones that rise above Snow Canyon State Park. The southern cinder cone and most of the north cinder cone are within the boundaries of Snow Canyon State Park. The city of St. George, Utah is located in the volcanic field. The date of the last eruption is unknown.

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Kids robot.svg In Spanish: Volcán Santa Clara para niños

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