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Porttilouhi The Gate
Finland
Porttilouhi or Gate Canyon is a rocky area in Juuka North Karelia. The Canoyon gets its name from a stone block over a passage to canyon forming a natural gate.
Copyright: Henri partanen
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Uploaded: 03/10/2011
Updated: 05/08/2014
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Tags: forest; canyon; rocky; cliff; nature; autum; natural gate
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