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  •   Mount Desert Island Facts   First of all, Mount Desert Island ranks as the 6th largest island in the contiguous United States. It also holds the distinction of being the […]

    Mount Desert Island

      Mount Desert Island Facts   First of all, Mount Desert Island ranks as the 6th largest island in the contiguous United States. It also holds the distinction of being the […]

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  • Hamilton Pool Facts   Hamilton Pool is another one of those incredible geological marvels that are still virtually unknown outside of their own immediate area. However, it is a popular […]

    Hamilton Pool

    Hamilton Pool Facts   Hamilton Pool is another one of those incredible geological marvels that are still virtually unknown outside of their own immediate area. However, it is a popular […]

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  •     The Bisti De-Na-Zin Wilderness (yes, that IS its real name!) is an extraordinary marvel of geology! The name derives from the original Native American name. The original Navajo […]

    Bisti De-Na-Zin Wilderness

        The Bisti De-Na-Zin Wilderness (yes, that IS its real name!) is an extraordinary marvel of geology! The name derives from the original Native American name. The original Navajo […]

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  •   The La Brea Tar Pits are an extraordinary (and unique!) geological feature. Incredible as it may sound, they are located within a major metropolitan area! Can you imagine walking […]

    La Brea Tar Pits

      The La Brea Tar Pits are an extraordinary (and unique!) geological feature. Incredible as it may sound, they are located within a major metropolitan area! Can you imagine walking […]

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  •   The Homestead Caldera is perhaps one of the most interesting geological features most of us have NEVER heard of! It is known locally as simply “The Crater.” Both names […]

    Homestead Caldera

      The Homestead Caldera is perhaps one of the most interesting geological features most of us have NEVER heard of! It is known locally as simply “The Crater.” Both names […]

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  • Avery Island is a unique geological site, with a decidedly “spicy” story. The entire inland island is really an enormous salt dome! But wait, there’s MORE! The location has (quite […]

    Avery Island

    Avery Island is a unique geological site, with a decidedly “spicy” story. The entire inland island is really an enormous salt dome! But wait, there’s MORE! The location has (quite […]

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  •   The Painted Desert certainly does live up to its name! This incredible landscape seems to display Nature’s brushstrokes for us to behold, don’t you think? This wondrous example of […]

    Painted Desert

      The Painted Desert certainly does live up to its name! This incredible landscape seems to display Nature’s brushstrokes for us to behold, don’t you think? This wondrous example of […]

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  •   Behold the Devils Walking Stick! Yes, that really is the common name for this unique plant. Just imagine brushing against those thorns while in the forest! Also sometimes known […]

    Devils Walking Stick

      Behold the Devils Walking Stick! Yes, that really is the common name for this unique plant. Just imagine brushing against those thorns while in the forest! Also sometimes known […]

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  •   Grand Falls is sometimes called “The Chocolate Falls”. Can you just picture how it must look? What a sight it must be pouring over the cliffs! Grand Falls or […]

    Grand Falls or Chocolate Falls

      Grand Falls is sometimes called “The Chocolate Falls”. Can you just picture how it must look? What a sight it must be pouring over the cliffs! Grand Falls or […]

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  •   The aptly named Sliding Rock is a small slide-type waterfall. This geological formation is in western North Carolina, United States. The popular name for this waterfall comes from the fact […]

    Sliding Rock

      The aptly named Sliding Rock is a small slide-type waterfall. This geological formation is in western North Carolina, United States. The popular name for this waterfall comes from the fact […]

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  •     The Texas Horned Lizard is one of the 14 known species of spike-bodied reptiles in North America. Collectively, these species are known as horned lizards. The Texas Horned Lizard […]

    Texas Horned Lizard

        The Texas Horned Lizard is one of the 14 known species of spike-bodied reptiles in North America. Collectively, these species are known as horned lizards. The Texas Horned Lizard […]

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