Kikhpinych

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Kikhpinych
Kikhpinych.jpg
Highest point
Elevation 1,552 m (5,092 ft)
Coordinates 54°29′13″N 160°15′11″E / 54.487°N 160.253°E / 54.487; 160.253
Geography
Location Kamchatka, Russia
Geology
Mountain type Stratovolcanoes
Last eruption 1550 (?)

Kikhpinych (Russian: Кихпиныч) is a stratovolcano located in the eastern part of the Kamchatka Peninsula which feeds the famous Valley of Geysers. At its foot is the "Valley of Death", where volcanic gasses accumulate and kill birds and mammals that enter the valley.

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