Few People Realize There’s An Active Volcano Right Here In Virginia

When one thinks about Virginia’s diverse natural landscapes, visions of the mountains, rivers, green rolling hills and coastline often come to mind. But what about an active volcano? It sounds nearly absurd, but there is technically an active volcano in Dayton known as Mole Hill. Sure, it’s one of the youngest volcanos and hasn’t been active for billions of years. However, it’s also considered to be the last active volcano along the Eastern seaboard. Here’s more on the natural wonder that is Mole Hill.

Have you visited Mole Hill recently? If so, we’d love to hear from you! For more of Virginia’s incredible sites, be sure to check out the 7 Natural Wonders Of Virginia.