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Aerial view of Atmosphere and Mount Talinis

Mount Talinis, nicknamed locally “Cuernos de Negros” (Horns of Negros) is the picturesque, double peaked volcano you see rising up behind Atmosphere Resorts.  Our mountain, blanketed with thick, thriving jungle is located in Valencia, west of Dumaguete City.  The giant tropical plants and trees are well-fed from the humid down pours that engulf the peaks almost daily. Although considered dormant, Mount Talinis still has active fumaroles (open vents through which hot sulfurous gases emerge.) Plus various sulphuric and hot springs across the volcano.  It’s unknown when the last volcanic eruption occured but an increase in fumarolic activity was observed after (and probably …

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