There’s A Beautiful Volcano Hike In Idaho Most People Don’t Know About

Located in Rexburg is what looks to be a simple and short mountain hike. However, this is no mountain. North Menan Butte is actually an extinct volcano and it makes for one of the most popular hikes in this small town. The moderate hike is fairly short and perfect for hikers of all skill levels and ages. The view from the top is out-of-this-world amazing, but the butte itself is an incredible setting for this volcano hike. How many people can say they’ve hiked on a volcano before? This is definitely one you’ll want to cross off your list.

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Have you hiked Menan Butte before? This volcano may be extinct, but did you know there’s an active volcano here in Idaho that’s due to erupt?