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Strange rocks


Strange rocks
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Copyright: gloria williams (touristdidi) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 433 W: 0 N: 438] (2490)
Genre: Landscapes
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2008-06-21
Categories: Desert
Camera: Olympus Stylus 770SW
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2008-08-24 1:32
Viewed: 3694
Points: 2
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Strange rocks in a cave off the highway near the Grand Canyon. Not as beautiful or grand as Carlsbad Caverns in New Mexico, but interesting in a small way. Quite dark, the formations are difficult to see. They are very fragile, and crumble if touched. A man bought these caves, long, long ago, thinking they had gold, silver and diamonds. He was very wrong! The cave had a mummified wild cat, and a prehistoric sloth bear, not much else. Only way to make money, was to take tourists on a tour!

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To sranjan: drip or flow?touristdidi 1 08-24 03:08
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Dear Gloria Didi,
Great coverage of this cave with excellent informative photographer's note. What is it exactly a dripstone or a flowstone???
Regards-Subhash

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