Tag Archives: Mount St Helens

Mount St. Helens With Her Head In The Clouds

In 1980, Washington State’s Mount St. Helens erupted onto the World stage. After three months of grumbling, on May 18th she literally blew her top, in a cataclysmic explosion that sadly killed 57 people, flattened thousands of acres of mature … Continue reading

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Lava Land: Volcanoes National Park, Hawaii

I’ve always been fascinated with volcanoes. I suppose that’s to be expected, growing up as I did in the southeast part of the Serengeti, within view of Ngorongoro and the Crater Highlands (a story told in the first Jaspa’s Journey … Continue reading

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Where’s Jaspa? (May 29th, 2013)

We spent most of today in the clouds. Actually inside the clouds. Often being pelted by rain and even snow. Can you identify where?… Once again, we were hoping to spy a volcanic peak, close up. And once again, it … Continue reading

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Where’s Jaspa? (May 28th, 2013)

Today we enjoyed our first full day in what is our 49th U.S. state visited. Only one more to go… but that’s a story for another time. For now, can you identify where we spent today from the following photo…? … Continue reading

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