New hiking tour on Etna (7 days)
Etna - keeping us busy with eruptions at the moment - is worth an own tour in iteself. We have now developed a new exciting program to get to know this wonderful mountain in a series of moderate to challenging hikes, including a full traverse of the mountain. A first group departure is set for 2-8 November.
Mon, 19 May 2008, 17:0317:03 PM |
You can find more information about this new tour at this page.
Mon, 19 May 2008, 08:58
Lava and ash emissions continue although at very low levels. The violent fissure eruption that started on May 13 from an originally 600 m long east-trending fissure parting from the NE base of the SE crater at around 2900 m elevation decreased surprisingly quickly in intensity. It seems to be coming to a soon end, although a weak emission of lava continues at present. ... read all
Tue, 13 May 2008, 22:08
From field observations by Rosario, the beginning of a large new eruption at Etna is confirmed. Following the intense tremor, a fissure has opened NE of the SE crater, about 800m long, and erupting from about 15 vents with spectacular bubbles and hawaiian lava fountains. The lava is very fluid and forms impressive flows into the Valle del Bove. read all
Thu, 24 Apr 2008, 22:20
Wed, 5 Sep 2007, 08:08
Etna is back to its glory once more. ... read all
Mon, 3 Sep 2007, 13:51
Etna's SE crater, the youngest and in recent years most active of its 4 summit vents, is increasing its activity. read all