VOLCAN ARENAL ROUTE AREA

VOLCAN ARENAL ROUTE AREA

Crater A, located at 100 meters provoked an explosion of lava (boiling clouds), that devastated 12 Km2, removing the populations of Pueblo Nuevo and Tabacon and also caused the death of approximately 87 people. In the month of September, of the same year lava began to flow from Crater C, at a height of 1450 meters. This crater is still active, characterized by consistent lava explosions and constant gas emissions.