Mount St Helens National Volcanic Monument Photos

Once a perfect cone, Mount St Helens erupted in 1980, blasting away the mountain's top & knocking down trees in all directions. Some of these historic photos show the devastation shortly after that event.

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Smoking summit of Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument. WA.Lake at base of Mount St. Helens volcano. WA.Forest flattened by blast of Mount St. Helens volcano. WA.Forest stripped by eruption of Mount St. Helens volcano. WA.
Smoking summit of Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument. WA.Lake at base of Mount St. Helens volcano. WA.Forest flattened by blast of Mount St. Helens volcano. WA.Forest stripped by eruption of Mount St. Helens volcano. WA.
Forest blown over by blast of Mount St. Helens volcano. WA.


Forest blown over by blast of Mount St. Helens volcano. WA.



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