Grizzly Butte

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Grizzly Butte
Highest point
Elevation1,412 m (4,633 ft)
Prominence65 m (213 ft)
LocationBritish Columbia, Canada
Parent rangeKawdy Plateau (northern Stikine Plateau)
Topo mapNTS 82L/03
Age of rockHolocene
Mountain typeShield volcano
Last eruptionHolocene

Grizzly Butte small shield volcano located in northwestern British Columbia, Canada. It is Holocene in age and stands in relief above the surrounding area north of the Nazcha Creek and comprises the West Tuya lava field with West Vent and Volcano Vent. It is one of the three small shield volcanoes in the Tuya Volcanic Field which in turn form part of the Northern Cordilleran Volcanic Province.

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