Sunday, June 8, 2014

The Mountains of Wapiti

Here are some of the mountains across from our hotel in Wapiti, Wyoming -- just awesome!

Much of the area east of Yellowstone is breccia, a series of fragment cemented together by ash flows.  It makes it very easy for wind and water to carve fascinating structures:

Here you get how the wild rivers have carved canyons:

My wife saw this and saw Edvard Munch's The Scream.  And when she said it, I saw it too!

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