Tongariro Volcano Comparison

Wow! What a difference between this video and our photos of the serene Tongariro Crossing! This volcano blew today on New Zealand’s north island, and a teacher took the video footage below. Then see our peaceful photo from 2008 and Jason’s blog post about the trip.

Video of Tongariro Eruption- 2012

Jason’s blog post- 2008

Erin’s blog photo- 2008:

A peaceful view of the Tongariro Crossing in 2008