Mt. St. Helens Lava Tubes & Tree Casts

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Lewis River

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Dare to enter Ape Cave

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Awesome!

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Slumps

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Multiple flows

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Happy microbes!

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Tall skinny hallway

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Nice color contrast

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Solid drips at end of upper level of Ape Cave

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Slumped lava

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People for scale

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Meatball in Ape Cave

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Lave tree cast

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Tree casts big enough to climb in!

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Map of large tree casts

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Water pearls in spider web in Lake Cave

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Flow records

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Pearly water on trees

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Lake Cave

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Shelf

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Van Gogh would like this

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I really like this

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Tree growing from Lake Cave entrance

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Busy woodpecker

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