Cruise boats park in the bay and zodiacs transfer visitors to the shore
       
     
View of the crater from zodiac
       
     
Offloading visitors from zodiac
       
     
Walking on the active crater floor is a surreal experience
       
     
More walking in the crater of New Zealand's most active volcano
       
     
Protective gear - hard hat and breathing apparatus - allows you to get close to the roaring steam vents
       
     
Sulfur-lipped fumarole
       
     
Steaming Crater Lake
       
     
Hot Stream
       
     
Cruise boats park in the bay and zodiacs transfer visitors to the shore
       
     
Cruise boats park in the bay and zodiacs transfer visitors to the shore
View of the crater from zodiac
       
     
View of the crater from zodiac
Offloading visitors from zodiac
       
     
Offloading visitors from zodiac
Walking on the active crater floor is a surreal experience
       
     
Walking on the active crater floor is a surreal experience
More walking in the crater of New Zealand's most active volcano
       
     
More walking in the crater of New Zealand's most active volcano
Protective gear - hard hat and breathing apparatus - allows you to get close to the roaring steam vents
       
     
Protective gear - hard hat and breathing apparatus - allows you to get close to the roaring steam vents
Sulfur-lipped fumarole
       
     
Sulfur-lipped fumarole
Steaming Crater Lake
       
     
Steaming Crater Lake
Hot Stream
       
     
Hot Stream