Friday, June 5, 2020

Types of wonders

Description of wonders of the world

Elowah Falls

A beautiful 65 m tall waterfall with a single plunge. It falls over a rock overhang. Location, GPS coordinates: 45.61195 N 121.99468 W Categories: Waterfalls Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? North...

Toketee Falls

Waterfall of unusual beauty. It has two closely located cascades with a total height of 37 meters. The lower plunge falls over a columnar...

Tumalo Falls

Impressive, 27 m tall waterfall. The waterfall is comparatively wide and has a single plunge. Location, GPS coordinates: 44.03391 N 121.56692 W Categories: Waterfalls Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? North America,...

Salt Creek Falls

Beautiful 87 m tall waterfall. It hits the rock in the upper part but then falls freely through air over the rock overhang. Location, GPS...

Latourell Falls

Beautiful, 76 m tall waterfall. It falls with a single plunge over an basalt overhang. In the basalt are well visible columnar formations. Location, GPS...

Shanghai Tunnels

Legendary tunnels in diverse locations of Chinatown. These tunnels were used as escape routes as well as for living, for diverse criminal activities. Legends...

Little Crater Lake

Impressive, deep blue spring lake. The lake is 14 m deep and could be formed as a maar: due to groundwater explosion caused by...

Devils Churn

A narrow sea bay - collapsed sea cave. This narrow gorge has been shaped by the sea waves and today at high water and...

Lava Cast Forest

Here some 6,000 years ago lava poured in a forest and as the molten stone surrounded the trunks of trees, it preserved the molds...

Oneonta Gorge

Impressive gorge in basalt rocks, more than 30 m deep and some 470 m long. At the far end are the 30 m tall...