Saturday, June 6, 2020

The Spout in Newfoundland

An enormous, wave powered fountain in a beautiful natural setting - on the cliffs next to a waterfall of Spout River. Unusual blowhole as...

Blowhole on Benson Island

Comparatively small but nevertheless spectacular blowhole. Location, GPS coordinates: 48.88065 N 125.38187 W Categories: Blowholes Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? North America, Canada, British Columbia, at Vancouver Island, Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District,...

Talking Rocks

Sea waves at the end of a narrow chasm have formed a short tunnel in granite and water squeezes through it upwards, like a...

Blow Hole at Tow Hill

This blowhole is up to 8 m high and has formed in volcanic rocks. Gorgeous landscape around Tow Hill - eroded volcanic plug at...

Lower Myra Falls

There are at least two significant waterfalls on Myra Creek. The more impressive of them is Lower Myra Falls - some 50 m high...

Upper Myra Falls

Myra Creek has two significant waterfalls - the better known Lower Myra Falls and somewhat lesser known Upper Myra Falls. Visitors can easily reach the...

Niagara Falls

No doubts - one of the greatest waterfalls in the world is Niagara Falls. Even if there is some tendency to belittle this magnificent...

Hypersaline lakes beneath the Devon Ice Cap

Two very unusual lakes were discovered under the thick ice of Devon Island in the Canadian Arctic in 2018. These lakes, most likely, are...

Virginia Falls (Na’ili Cho)

Among the many wonders in the valley of South Nahanni the most magnificent are the grandiose Virginia Falls. This is one of the most...

Rabbitkettle Tufa Mounds

The largest and most impressive travertine terraces in Canada are Rabbitkettle Tufa Mounds - two unusual hills formed from white and orange travertine with...