By Ken Williams

Up And Away

Equipment Info
NIKON CORPORATION NIKON D80
State/Province/Region
TX
Country
US
Town
Fredericksburg
Brief Directions

The Enchanted Rock park is 18 miles north of Fredericksburg, Texas on Ranch Road 965, or from Llano, take State Highway 16 for 14 miles south and then go west on Ranch Road 965.

Notes

I captured this image while taking a brief rest as I climbed to the top of Enchanted Rock. The foreground is the solid granite surface of the mountain. Or, is it a hill?

Description

A view near the summit of Enchanted Rock. Located near Fredericksburg, Texas Enchanted Rock is a huge, pink granite exfoliation dome, that rises 425 feet above ground, 1825 feet above sea level, and covers 640 acres. It is one of the largest batholiths (underground rock formation uncovered by erosion) in the United States.

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Date Added
October 10, 2012
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October 10, 2012

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