Granite dikes

Granite dikes

Detailed Description


This view of part of Green Mountain near the Circle Creek Overlook shows examples of the younger, light-colored granite where it intrudes older dark-colored granite. Intrusive dikes are visible in the upper center of the image. The rocky outcrops and valley floor are host to a pinyon-juniper forest.


Image Dimensions: 800 x 600

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Location Taken: US