This area is located in 70 km of north of Shahdad, it extends over an area of about 200 square kilometers.
The local people also call this area Rig Soukhteh. The surface of the hill is covered with black volcanic lava. The
existence of yellow soil around the mountain foot near the black basaltic rocks has turned this place into one of
the beautiful attractions of Dasht-e Lut. During summer the temperature of the area varies from 65 degrees Celsius, in the shade, due to their black color, they tended to absorb more sun’s energy.