San Cristobal Volcano - John Seach


Galapagos Islands, Ecuador

0.88 S, 89.50 W
summit elevation 759 m
shield volcano

Note: A volcano with the same name is located in Nicaragua.

San Cristobal volcano is located in the SE Galapagos Islands. Eruptions at the volcano have not been accurately dated, but possibly occurred in the past 1000 years.

Kicker Rock (Leon Dormido), also known as sleeping lion, is located on the coast. It is a lava cone, which has been eroded by the sea. There are two 160 m high rocks separated by a small channel.

San Cristobal Volcano Eruptions

No recent eruptions.