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Niagara Falls Ice Bridge
Canada
The view of Niagara Falls in the winter is a different sight from what most tourists see. Huge ice hummocks form below the falls, and an ice bridge will sometimes form from shore to shore. It depends on the weather, sometimes just a few days of really cold weather will cause ice to catch on the shore, eventually building up across the river as much as two miles below the base of the falls. 100 years ago people were allowed to walk out on the ice, and vendors' shacks selling photographs,and souvenirs were set up on the ice. That is, until 1912 when the ice broke up, sweeping three people to their deaths.
Copyright: Clay morehead
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 8192x4096
Hochgeladen: 09/02/2013
Aktualisiert: 26/06/2014
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Tags: niagara; falls; canada; ice bridge; winter
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