Silicic volcanic rocks and structure of the western Mount Bennett Hills and adjacent Snake River Plain, Idaho

  1. Kerry L. Ruebelmann,
  2. Richard P. Smith,
  3. William F. Downs,
  4. R. L. Christiansen,
  5. W. R. Hacket,
  6. L. M. Morgan,
  7. W. P. Leeman,
  8. S. H. Wood,
  9. H. E. Malde and
  10. M. A. Kuntz
  1. Spencer H. Wood

Published Online: 17 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/FT305p0069

Snake River Plain-Yellowstone Volcanic Province: Jackson, Wyoming to Boise, Idaho July 21-29, 1989

Snake River Plain-Yellowstone Volcanic Province: Jackson, Wyoming to Boise, Idaho July 21-29, 1989

How to Cite

Wood, S. H. (1989) Silicic volcanic rocks and structure of the western Mount Bennett Hills and adjacent Snake River Plain, Idaho, in Snake River Plain-Yellowstone Volcanic Province: Jackson, Wyoming to Boise, Idaho July 21-29, 1989 (eds K. L. Ruebelmann, R. P. Smith, W. F. Downs, R. L. Christiansen, W. R. Hacket, L. M. Morgan, W. P. Leeman, S. H. Wood, H. E. Malde and M. A. Kuntz), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/FT305p0069

Author Information

  1. Department of Geology and Geophysics, Boise State University, Boise, Idaho

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1989

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875906270

Online ISBN: 9781118667026

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Keywords:

  • Hot-dry rock (HDR);
  • Microwave-relay hill;
  • Silicic volcanic rocks;
  • Skyline;
  • Snake River Plain (SRP);
  • Western Mount Bennett Hills

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Stop at Milepost 107.5, Evidence for Ash-Flow Origin of the Rhyolite at Tollgate

  • Stop At Microwave-Relay Hill: Milepost 103.8, Viewpoint of Juncture of Eastern and Western Snake River Plain

  • The Southern Skyline

  • The Plain to the South

  • View to the East, Silicic Volcanic Rocks of the Eastern Danskin Mountains and the Mount Bennett Hills

  • Stop At Milepost 103.3: Turnoff to See Contact Between Rhyolite of Rattlesnake Springs With Rhyolite Of Dive Creek