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Snapshots

  1. EDGE OF MESA

    Snapshot Title: EDGE OF MESA
    Taken by: thomas poscharsky

    Image: Petrified Forest National Park - Petrified Wood / Solomons Throne
    Image Owner: Rick Braveheart



    Description:

    EDGE OF MESA AND LITTLE COLORADO RIVER



  2. Petrified wood

    Snapshot Title: Petrified wood
    Taken by: Rick Braveheart

    Image: Petrified Forest National Park - Petrified Wood / Solomons Throne
    Image Owner: Rick Braveheart



    Description:

    The park is filled with numerous examples of petrified wood ranging from small pebble size pieces to logs over 100 feet in length.



  3. Sandstone formations

    Snapshot Title: Sandstone formations
    Taken by: Rick Braveheart

    Image: Petrified Forest National Park - Petrified Wood / Solomons Throne
    Image Owner: Rick Braveheart



    Description:

    Examples of sandstone formations topped with a hard caprock



  4. Blue Mesa

    Snapshot Title: Blue Mesa
    Taken by: Rick Braveheart

    Image: Petrified Forest National Park - Petrified Wood / Solomons Throne
    Image Owner: Rick Braveheart



    Description:

    The Blue Mesa badlands area of the park descends from the mesa and is filled with bluis-white bentonite clay formations and petrified wood.



  5. Solomons Throne

    Snapshot Title: Solomons Throne
    Taken by: Rick Braveheart

    Image: Petrified Forest National Park - Petrified Wood / Solomons Throne
    Image Owner: Rick Braveheart



    Description:

    The pyramid shaped formation called Solomons Throne



  6. Car driving along park road

    Snapshot Title: Car driving along park road
    Taken by: Rick Braveheart

    Image: Petrified Forest National Park - Petrified Wood / Solomons Throne
    Image Owner: Rick Braveheart



    Description:

    The 27-mile main park road connects the North and South park entrance.