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Snapshots

  1. Contact

    Snapshot Title: Contact
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Antiform in Mather Gorge Formation
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    Granite meets metamorphic rock (~schist)



  2. Two examples of boudinage

    Snapshot Title: Two examples of boudinage
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Antiform in Mather Gorge Formation
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    ...in the metamorphic host rocks.



  3. itty bitty fold

    Snapshot Title: itty bitty fold
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Antiform in Mather Gorge Formation
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    This fold is "parasitic" on the larger antiformal structure.



  4. Layered rock meets granite

    Snapshot Title: Layered rock meets granite
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Antiform in Mather Gorge Formation
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    Layered (relict bedding? metamorphic foliation? both?) metamorphic rock [on right] meets an intrusion of pinkish, granular granite [on left].



  5. Hinge of antiform

    Snapshot Title: Hinge of antiform
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Antiform in Mather Gorge Formation
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    Nicely defined and differentially weathered.