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Panoramabillede af Florian Eggenberger PRO EXPERT Taget 21:17, 28/04/2012 - Views loading...

Paul Bunyan's Woodpile, Juab County, Utah

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Paul Bunyan's Woodpile is a rare geologic curiosity in Juab County, Utah. This rock formation was formed about 30 million years ago when magma cooled down. These columns are between 10 and 15 feet long and about 1 foot in diameter. The whole formation looks like a huge stack of wood logs.

Interesting to notice that the South-East side is far more decomposed than the North-West side, probably by higher differences in temperature and growth of lichens.

John A. Roberts (standing at his tripod) and Calvin Jones (sitting) and I spent a great day at this interesting place taking quite a number of panoramas. We created probably  a spot of 'high pano density' ;-)

See detailed description here:
http://geology.utah.gov/surveynotes/geosights/woodpile.htm

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A: Paul Bunyan's Woodpile, Juab County, Utah, USA

Af John Roberts, 10 meter væk

This unusual rock formation formed when magma invaded the cracks of an ancient collapsed volcano here...

Paul Bunyan's Woodpile, Juab County, Utah, USA

B: Paul Bunyan's Woodpile in Juab County, Utah

Af Florian Eggenberger, 10 meter væk

Paul Bunyan's Woodpile is a rare geologic curiosity in Juab County, Utah. This rock formation was for...

Paul Bunyan's Woodpile in Juab County, Utah

C: Inside the Arch at Paul Bunyan's Woodpile, Juab County, Utah, USA

Af John Roberts, 20 meter væk

This unusual rock formation formed when magma invaded the cracks of an ancient collapsed volcano here...

Inside the Arch at Paul Bunyan's Woodpile, Juab County, Utah, USA

D: Paul Bunyan's Woodpile, View of the Arch, Juab County, Utah

Af Florian Eggenberger, 20 meter væk

John A. Roberts, my friend and mentor sitting at the arch after having shot his own panorama.see John...

Paul Bunyan's Woodpile, View of the Arch, Juab County, Utah

E: Paul Bunyan's Woodpile view from ridge

Af Calvin Jones, 70 meter væk

looking down at Paul Bunyan' s woodpile. "Paul Bunyan's WoodpileA Geological curiosity -rare in Utah....

Paul Bunyan's Woodpile view from ridge

F: View towards South-West from trail to Paul Bunyan's Woodpile

Af Florian Eggenberger, 130 meter væk

John A. Roberts, Calvin Jones and I enjoyed a day hiking to Paul Bunyan's Woodpile, a geologic curios...

View towards South-West from trail to Paul Bunyan's Woodpile

G: Hike to Paul Bunyan's Wood Pile 2

Af Calvin Jones, 130 meter væk

 Hike to Paul Bunyan's wood pile located in Juab County, Utah.  Florian is setting up to take a 360."...

Hike to Paul Bunyan's Wood Pile 2

H: Hike to Paul Bunyan's Wood Pile

Af Calvin Jones, 190 meter væk

Hike to Paul Bunyan's wood pile located in Juab County, Utah."Paul Bunyan's WoodpileA Geological curi...

Hike to Paul Bunyan's Wood Pile

I: White Sands, Little Sahara Recreation Area, Utah, USA

Af John Roberts, 17.8 km væk

The Little Sahara Recreation Area encompasses one of the largest dune fields (124 square miles) in Ut...

White Sands, Little Sahara Recreation Area, Utah, USA

J: Bullion Beck & Champion Mining Company headframe

Af Calvin Jones, 20.4 km væk

 "The Bullion Beck & Champion Mining Company Headframe Perched over deep mining shafts, headframe...

Bullion Beck & Champion Mining Company headframe

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Utah is a state located in the westcentral region of the United States of America.  Utah is the 13th largest state by area, ranks 34th by population and 10th by population density of the 50 United States.  Utah was the 45th state to be admitted into the Union, on January 4, 1896. Utah is landlocked, being bordered by the states of Idaho to the north, Wyoming to the northeast, Nevada on the west, Colorado on the east and Arizona to the south.  Utah is very mountainous and is a popular outing destination of the outdoorsman.  The state population is about 2.82M with 95% being Caucasian, 2.4% Asian, 1.7% Native American and 1.3% Black. The state capital and largest city is Salt Lake City.

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