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Desert view

The Raplee Anticline is a wavy folded upwarp that formed 70 to 50 million years ago (or so my wife tells me).  Close to the small community of 'Mexican Hat', named after a local rock formation that looks like a sombrero...

Desert view

The Raplee Anticline is a wavy folded upwarp that formed 70 to 50 million years ago (or so my wife tells me).  Close to the small community of 'Mexican Hat', named after a local rock formation that looks like a sombrero...

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Like waves of sand in a terrarium...
Frank L Croston.: I thought that myself, Larry.
That is nothing short of remarkable! Beautiful shot of this piece of art!
Frank L Croston.: It was an amazing sight, thank you, Elizabeth.
You can imagine the forces that created this Frank.
Frank L Croston.: Staggering, Andrew.
  • Ray
  • United States
  • 27 Apr 2017, 06:51
End of the [power] line.
Frank L Croston.: End of THE line, Ray....
  • Chris
  • England
  • 27 Apr 2017, 07:06
A lovely image, staggering figures Frank
Frank L Croston.: Hard to take in, Chris, thanks.
  • Martine
  • France
  • 27 Apr 2017, 08:06
Très jolies couleurs des différentes couches de roches.
Frank L Croston.: Thank you, Martine.
Imagine the forces that created that!
Frank L Croston.: Beyond comprehension, Tom.
Oh, to be a geologist in this area! Very nice!
Frank L Croston.: You would never be bored for sure, Mary.
Geographical art at its finest, the things nature can do.
Frank L Croston.: Yes indeed, Brian.

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