Facts stranger than fiction..4
Fly Geyser(Fly Ranch Geyser, Ward’s Hot Springs)
Fly Ranch, Washoe County, Nevada, United States
Intresting facts :
- Fly Ranch is home to dozens of naturally occurring hot springs, some can reach a surface temperature of up to 219 degrees Fahrenheit and 286 degrees F below the surface.
- The Fly Geyser is not a naturally occurring hot spring; it is an artesian well, a well drilled in 1964 for geothermal energy.
- The different colors of Fly Geyser result from different minerals deposits. Sulphur creates the mustard yellow color, iron creates the red and the green color is from algae.