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North Menan Butte

North Menan Butte
North Menan Butte

North Menan Butte contains outstanding examples of glass tuff cones, which are found in only a few places in the world. Its large size and unusual composition make it particularly illustrative of an unusual aspect of basaltic volcanism.

Location: Jefferson County, ID ; Madison County, ID

Year designated: 1980

Acres: 2,865

Ownership: Federal, Private

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Last Updated: June 28, 2012