Here Are 9 Unexpectedly Awesome Facts About Colorado’s Active Volcano

If you are a longtime reader of Only in Colorado, you may remember last year when we took a look at an active volcano that few people realize is right here in Colorado (which has been challenged and confirmed by several news outlets). We know that the mighty Dotsero erupted thousands of years ago and spewed lava over where I-70 now sits, but what else do we know about this surprising landmark?

Have you explored the amazing Dotsero volcano? It’s truly an opportunity that every Coloradan should take advantage of! Share your experiences (and photos from your adventures) with us in the comments below.

For even more incredible Colorado landmarks, check out these 13 Historical Landmarks You Absolutely Must Visit In Colorado.

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