Southwest desert area with awesome scenery

Sitting in 4 states.. Arizona, Utah, Colorado & New Mexico

Valley of the Gods Panorama
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A hogback (monocline or anticline) on the way

A fantastic view of the San Juan River at Gooseneck State Park
Pennsylvanian age rocks are exposed: Hermosa Group, Honaker Trail Formation (slopes at top) and Paradox Formation (cliffs).
 

Gooseneck State Park (San Juan River) Panorama
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Mexican Hat Rock, just outside of Mexican Hat, Utah

A Dinosaur Cloud near Moab .. getting us ready for our next week of Paleo adventure :-)

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