Sunday, September 27, 2020

Meteor crater (Barringer crater)

The tale of Meteor crater (Barringer crater) is tale about success - hard won success of scientific thought through great offering, effort and mistakes. This...

Landmarks of Arizona

Most interesting landmarks of Arizona Below are listed the most amazing natural and man made landmarks of Arizona. Natural landmarks of Arizona Canyons Upper Antelope Canyon and Lower...

The largest Fremont cottonwood in Skull Valley

This is the largest currently known Fremont cottonwood (Populus fremontii S. Watson). The tree has a circumference of 14.22 m and height of 31...

Grand Canyon

Possibly the most impressive canyon in the world. This 446 km long canyon is up to 1,800 m deep, with rugged, nearly vertical walls. Location,...

Cheyava Falls

The tallest waterfall in Arizona. It starts as a spring from the cave in the wall of the side canyon of Grand Canyon. Total...

S P Crater

Well defined cinder cone with dark lava flow extending from it. This symmetric cone rises 250 m above surroundings. Location, GPS coordinates: 35.58241 N 111.63184 W Categories: Volcanoes Values: Geology,...

Spider Rock

This spectacular rock needle rises 229 m above the floor of Canyon de Chelly. Location, GPS coordinates: 36.10772 N 109.35035 W Categories: Rock formations, Rock spires Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is...

Baboquivari Cave

Sacred cave of Tohono O'Odham people, center of their cosmology. According to their beliefs here lives I'itoi - protector of the people. Nearby are...

The old Navajo Bridge

The oldest of two steel arch bridges across Grand Canyon. Both are more than 140 m above the river, 254 and 277 m long,...

Deer Creek Falls

In this location Deer Creek emerges from its slot canyon and falls directly into Grand Canyon. It forms 46 m tall waterfall. Location, GPS coordinates: 36.38941...