Craters of the Moon National Preserve is a cultural feature (park) in Minidoka County.
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|Feature Name:||Craters of the Moon National Preserve|
|Category:||Idaho physical, cultural and historic features|
|Description:||This is the largest young basaltic lava field in the lower 48 States. The Monument and Preserve contain more than 25 volcanic cones, including outstanding examples of spatter cones.|
|History:||Lies within the boundaries of the Craters of the Moon National Monument. Designated a National Preserve in August 2002. The area is managed cooperatively by the National Park Service and the Bureau of Land Management.|
Cream Can Junction, ID
(15.5 miles SSE)
Smith Corrals, ID
(17 miles NE)