Life in an Active Crater. July - August 2001 - 2003
Spending a full week on the active crater of Lengai volcano offers many unusual experiences. This pages summaries the life spent in the Lengai's crater on 2001 and 2003 summers, and is dedicated to all the friends who made unforgettable those unique days.
Before the ascent at Engare Sero.
ĞMolten Lava writes my Nameğ (Paulo).
Maasais face an ash eruption.
Maasai Porters and Lengais' Fury.
The volcano in my eyes (Stephane and Fred).
Fred watches his volcano in action.
Baboons on lava flows.
Giant's Plough (rain gulleys).
South Crater (Kerimasi volcano in background).
Sunset light on Fred and Lengai's shadow.
Waiting for dusk at erupting hornitos.
Sunset on Lengai's crater.
Hothmann and Paulo at the Lengai's Movie.
Stephane and Tom at work.
Fred stands against an erupting hornito.
Crater evolution between 2 and 7 August 2003.
Our Cook Hothmann.
Playing with Molten Lava.
Breakfast served on the Lava Field (Thank You, Andrew!).