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Rio Grande Gorge near Taos

Río Grande Gorge

(nr Taos NM) Since it was not too far from my camp, I decided to run over to take a look at the Río Grande Gorge Bridge. There was a good parking and picnic area on the west side. Some vendors were selling their wares along the side of the highway. The gorge could best […]

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Horseshoe Bend-Colorado River

Horseshoe Bend

(Page AZ) Horseshoe Bend, on the Colorado River, was about five miles downstream from Glen Canyon Dam. The 1,000ft deep gorge has been carved by the river into the characteristic shape. With the bend being so wide, and so deep, it was difficult to get good photos; even with my wide-angle lens. I walked around […]

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Tallulah Gorge

Tallulah Gorge

(Tallulah Falls GA) Being 2 miles long and almost 1,000ft deep, Tallulah Gorge was a spectacular canyon located in northeastern Georgia. There were several trails around the rim, and down into the gorge providing a variety of difficulty. Access was via a state park with a very nice Visitor Center that had exceptional displays. I […]

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