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Dead Horse Point State Park, Utah

June 2019 (approx.)

Detailed Description

This image from a viewpoint at Dead Horse State Park in Utah shows horizontal Mesozoic sedimentary rocks characteristic of the Colorado Plateau. The Colorado River can be seen from this vantage point and this state park is located between Canyonlands National Park to the southwest and Arches National Park to the northeast. Learn more about the geology and ecology of national parks at


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