Cathedral Rock

State/Province/Region
OR
Country
US
Nearest Area
John Day Fossil Beds NM, Sheep Rock Unit
Town
Dayville
Notes

single exposure; Auto exposure; ISO 800; f/16 @ 1/25 sec; partial metering; auto WB; normal process

Description

This block of the John Day Formation slid down from the high bluff to the west causing a re-routing of the John Day River, which now forms a horseshoe bend around the base of the rock. Rainy weather and cloudy skies saturate the multi-colored rock strata.

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Date Added
July 2, 2011
Date Taken
July 2, 2011

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