0 Likes

Cathedral Gorge - Miller Point Lookout
Nevada

"Cathedral Gorge is located in a long, narrow valley where erosion has carved dramatic and unique patterns in the soft bentonite clay. Trails abound for exploring the cave-like formations and cathedral-like spires. Miller Point, a scenic overlook just north of the park entrance on U.S. 93, offers excellent views of the scenic canyon. Shaded picnic areas and a tree-shaded campground area are open all year. Hiking, picnicking, camping, nature study, photography and ranger programs are the most common activities at the park.

A Regional Visitor Center is located at the entrance to Cathedral Gorge, offering interpretive displays and information about all of eastern Nevada and seven state parks. The park and visitor center is located just west of U.S. 93, two miles north of Panaca.

The area is typically arid with hot summers and cold winters. Summer temperatures range from 95F at mid-day to 55F at night. Rainfall is variable and thunderstorms are common."

See: http://parks.nv.gov/cg.htm

View More »

Copyright: Calvin jones
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 11688x5844
Uploaded: 05/07/2011
Updated: 10/07/2014
Views:

...


Tags: cathedral; gorge; park; nevada
comments powered by Disqus

Calvin Jones
Cathedral Gorge State Park
Calvin Jones
Cathedral Gorge State Park
Calvin Jones
Cathedral Gorge State Park
Calvin Jones
Cathedral Gorge State Park
Heiko Brueckner
Cathedral Gorge State Park " Mud Dome"
Calvin Jones
Cathedral Gorge State Park
Calvin K McDonald
Slot Canyon, Cathedral Gorge State Park, Nevada, USA
Calvin K McDonald
Cathedral Gorge State Park, Upper Landscape, Nevada, USA
Calvin Jones
Thompson's Opera House, Pioche, Nevada
Calvin Jones
Million Dollar Courthouse, Lincoln County, Pioche, Nevada
Calvin Jones
Caliente Railroad Depot, Caliente, Nevada
Calvin Jones
Modena Utah
Jan Vrsinsky
Papantla
Ramin Dehdashti
Masjed Ali - The Ali Mosque
ulysses m caronongan-imcs
Ski Dubai Ice Cave with Dragon Ice Carvings
Andrew Usatyuk
a street in Amsterdam
Thomas Humeau
Thien Cung Cave, Ha Long Bay
Andrew Usatyuk
Red Lights district in the morning
Andrew Usatyuk
Tianfu Gong Temple
Andrew Usatyuk
Geysers in Rotorua
Andrew Usatyuk
Petronas towers
Alejandro Gutierrez
Casa de los Azulejos
Willy Kaemena
Cathedral (BSB)
pau valiente
A wheat field in Vila-sacra.
Calvin Jones
Sand Springs, Pony Express Station, Nevada
Calvin Jones
Log Cabin Courthouse, Independence, Missouri, USA
Calvin Jones
Highbridge (Cameron) Mill (South East), Belmont, Nevada
Calvin Jones
zip line, Labadee, Haiti
Calvin Jones
Head of Sinbad Pictographs 1, San Rafael Swell, Utah
Calvin Jones
Baker Hot Springs Tubs
Calvin Jones
Granada (Amache) Japanese Internment camp
Calvin Jones
Martins Cove - To the Pioneers monument
Calvin Jones
Cricket Mountain Microwave Site
Calvin Jones
Beaver Dam Sidewash
Calvin Jones
Martins Cove - Handcarts
Calvin Jones
Lander Cutoff - Oregon Trail, Wyoming
More About USA

The United States is one of the most diverse countries on earth, jam packed full of amazing sights from St. Patrick's cathedral in New York to Mount Hollywood California.The Northeast region is where it all started. Thirteen British colonies fought the American Revolution from here and won their independence in the first successful colonial rebellion in history. Take a look at these rolling hills carpeted with foliage along the Hudson river here, north of New York City.The American south is known for its polite people and slow pace of life. Probably they move slowly because it's so hot. Southerners tend not to trust people from "up north" because they talk too fast. Here's a cemetery in Georgia where you can find graves of soldiers from the Civil War.The West Coast is sort of like another country that exists to make the east coast jealous. California is full of nothing but grizzly old miners digging for gold, a few gangster rappers, and then actors. That is to say, the West Coast functions as the imagination of the US, like a weird little brother who teases everybody then gets famous for making freaky art.The central part of the country is flat farmland all the way over to the Rocky Mountains. Up in the northwest corner you can find creative people in places like Portland and Seattle, along with awesome snowboarding and good beer. Text by Steve Smith.