Saturday, June 6, 2020

Crater Lake (Oregon)

A round, beautiful lake in caldera of Mount Mazuma volcano. The caldera is 655 m deep and formed geologically recently: 7,700 years ago when...

Fort Rock

An unusual landmark - tufa ring which rises 105 m above the surrounding plain. The diameter of this formation is around 1,360 m. Location, GPS...

Spouting Horn at Cook’s Chasm

An impressive blowhole which creates a tall, hissing fountain, when a wave enters Cook's Chasm. The fountain is up to 12 - 14 m...

Thor’s Well

Hole in the rocks at the sea which looks as if the ocean is drained in it. This is some 6-7 m wide hole,...

Depoe Bay Spouting Horn

An interesting, quite active blowhole next to the road. It creates up to 9 m high fountains which often pour on the cars which...

Multnomah Falls

There are numerous waterfalls in Oregon but one stands out - the gorgeous Multnomah Falls. This waterfall is very tall - the tallest cascade falls...

Doerner Fir

It is possible that the tallest tree of the world up to the end of the 19th century was coast Douglas fir - in...