Cinnamon Butte

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Cinnamon Butte
Cinnamon Butte LeeSiebert 065040.jpg
Elevation 6,427 ft (1,959 m) NAVD 88[1]
Location
Location Douglas County, Oregon, U.S.
Range Cascades
Coordinates 43°14′28″N 122°06′35″E / 43.241020617°N 122.109860008°E / 43.241020617; 122.109860008Coordinates: 43°14′28″N 122°06′35″E / 43.241020617°N 122.109860008°E / 43.241020617; 122.109860008[1]
Topo map USGS Mount Thielsen
Geology
Type Cinder cone
Age of rock Holocene?[2]
Volcanic arc Cascade Volcanic Arc
Last eruption More than 6845 years ago[2]

Cinnamon Butte is a group of cinder cone volcanoes and lava domes in the Cascade Range of Oregon. All of the vents are older than approximately 6,845 years as they are all covered in ash from the eruption of Mount Mazama.[3]

Notable Vents[edit]

Name[4] Elevation Coordinates
Cinnamon Butte 6,427 ft (1,959 m) 43°14′27″N 122°06′35″W / 43.24083°N 122.10972°W / 43.24083; -122.10972[1]
Kelsay Point 4,918 ft (1,499 m) 43°18′01″N 122°06′27″W / 43.3004038°N 122.1075315°W / 43.3004038; -122.1075315 (Kelsay Point)[5]
Mule Peak 6,840 ft (2,080 m) 43°17′37″N 122°00′33″W / 43.2937389°N 122.0091944°W / 43.2937389; -122.0091944 (Mule Mountain)[6]
Red Cinder Butte 6,545 ft (1,995 m) 43°16′20″N 122°03′38″W / 43.2723494°N 122.0605848°W / 43.2723494; -122.0605848 (Red Cinder Butte)[7]
Thirsty Point 5,942 ft (1,811 m) 43°16′28″N 122°05′35″W / 43.2745710°N 122.0930861°W / 43.2745710; -122.0930861 (Thirsty Point)[8]
Tenas Peak 6,532 ft (1,991 m) 43°19′27″N 122°02′09″W / 43.3242935°N 122.0358624°W / 43.3242935; -122.0358624 (Tenas Peak)[9]

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