Den (dewhitton) wrote,
Den
dewhitton

New Zealand Trip, 2000

Rotorua Thermal Reserve



Apparently this geyser looks like the feathers on the crest of the Prince Of Wales.
Prince Of Wales Feathers Geyser

Prince Of Wales Feathers Geyser

One of the many hot pools. The Maori of Whakarewarewa once used these pools to bathe, and still use the steam vents for heating and cooking.
Rotorua Thermal Reserve

Sulfur deposit at a steam vent. The whole area smells of sulfur.
Sulfur

Boiling mud. The black rings are hydrocarbons.
Boiling Mud
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