The Wave at Coyote Buttes, Arizona

The Coyote Buttes, in a remote region on the Arizona-Utah border, were considered inaccessible and almost unknown. It has become easier to explore the desert backcountry and venture into locations that were once too...

The Mysterious Devil’s Kettle Falls

If you have ever worried that we have solved all the mysteries of nature, fear not. Minnesota’s Devil’s Kettle Falls has been perplexing hikers and geologists for generations. The Devil's Kettle is a mystifying...

Athabasca Falls – An Influential Attractive Waterfall

Athabasca Falls is a waterfall in Jasper National Park on the upper Athabasca River. This is approximately 30 kilometers south of the townsite of Jasper, Alberta, Canada, and just west of the Ice fields...

Mapimi Silent Zone – Where Any Type of Communication Fails

The Mapimi Silent Zone is the popular name for a desert patch near the Bolsón de Mapimí in Durango, Mexico.  It is the subject of urban lore that claims it is a zone where...

The Sunset Crater of Arizona

Sunset Crater Volcano is approximately one thousand years old. The last eruption took place sometime between about 1080 and 1150 AD. Sunset Crater, located in north-central Arizona, is the youngest volcano found on the...

Digging Crystals at Oklahoma’s Great Salt Plains

When you first approach the crystal digging area on the west end of the Great Salt Plains. It looks like beautiful white water. The Great Salt Plains in Alfalfa County, in northwestern Oklahoma, is...

Trona Pinnacles – Most Unusual Geologic Wonders

The most fantastic, eerie, and unique geological landscape and worldly shapes are the Trona Pinnacles in the California desert. These are also known as Tufa pinnacles, formed peculiar shapes due to the long-ago glacial...

Fort Ligonier Pennsylvania

This is an interesting event of building the Fort Ligonier. The British garrison was built-in 1758 during the French and Indian War (1754–1763) and is located along Loyalhanna Creek, about 45 miles west of...
In June 1912, the most spectacular Alaskan eruption in recorded history and the 20th century's largest measured volcanic eruption formed a large summit caldera at Katmai volcano.

Mount Katmai Eruption – Biggest Bang of 20th Century

Mount Katmai has long been recognized for its caldera collapse. Mount Katmai rises at the head of the Valley of Ten Thousand Smokes on the upper Alaska Peninsula, along the volcanic front of the...
Wild Goose Island lies within Saint Mary Lake in Glacier National Park in the U.S. state of Montana. This is tiny Island of just 4,496 feet and rising a mere 14 ft from the surface of lake water.

Wild Goose Island – Glacier National Park, Montana

Wild Goose Island lies within Saint Mary Lake in Glacier National Park in the U.S. state of Montana. This is a tiny Island of just 4,496 feet and rises a mere 14 ft from...

Sparkling Glass Beach of California

Glass Beach of California is situated near Fort Bragg. The beach used to be the place where local inhabitants brought all forms of their trash. From their old cars to their kitchen leftovers to...

Devon Island – The Mars on Planet Earth

Devon Island is the largest uninhabited island in the world. This is situated in Baffin Bay, Qikiqtaaluk Region, Nunavut, Canada. It is one of the largest members of the Canadian Arctic Archipelago, and the...
Log Hollow Falls is a 25ft waterfall in the Pisgah National Forest, Carolina. A steep cascade with several sections of free-falling water.

Log Hollow Falls North Carolina – United States

Log Hollow Falls is a 25ft stunning waterfall in the Pisgah National Forest, Transylvania County, Carolina. It is also known as “Falls in Log Hollow”, or the Falls on Log Hollow Creek. Log Hollow...

Kodiak Island Alaska

Kodiak Island is the second-largest island in the United States that extends for 100 miles (160 kilometers) across the Gulf of Alaska. Most of the Kodiak Island is an inaccessible stretch of wilderness protected...

The Redwood National Park

Some of the largest original redwood forests in the world are preserved in Redwood National Park. The area is stretching along the coastline, the 58,000-acre (23,500-ha). The redwood national park includes several smaller state...

Baker Lake – Famous for Craft Community in Canada

Baker Lake is located inland, at the mouth of the Thelon River, nearby to the geographic center of Canada. The lake is famous for its arts and crafts community. It is 320 km inland...

Logan Pass – The Glacier National Park, Montana

Logan Pass is in Glacier National Park, in the United States of Montana. Logan pass elevation of 6,646 ft is the highest point on the Going-to-the-Sun Road reachable by car in the park. It...
Fort Jefferson is no longer in use and is currently part of the Dry Tortugas National Park.

Fort Jefferson – An Abandoned Coastal Fortress

The unfinished Fort Jefferson is a massive coastal fortress, actually the largest masonry structure in the United States. The Fort is beautifully composed of more than 16 million bricks. The fort is located on...

Diamond Head – A Volcanic Crater in Hawaii

Diamond Head in Hawaii is a famous volcanic crater, located on the eastern edge of Waikiki’s coastline. The most recognized landmark is known as Leahi (brow of the tuna) in Hawaiian. The crater was...
Sliding Glass Rock is one of most visited place in Pisgah National Forest.

Sliding Glass Rock – A Paradise for Sliding Lovers

In North Carolina, near Brevard, a sliding rock waterfall attracted thousands of visitors to take a slide all the way down the waterfall into the plunge pool. Sliding Glass Rock is a small slide-type...

The Survival Doomsday Bunkers of South Dakota

No one can sense an unforeseeable future. Nuclear war or biological warfare destroyed human beings. The catastrophic war can kill most living beings and wipe out the earth with radioactive fallout. Hence, in South...
The sacred Kukaniloko Birthing Stones is also called Kukaniloko Birthstones State Monument.

The Ancient Kukaniloko Birthing Stones

The sacred Kukaniloko Birthing Stones are also called Kukaniloko Birthstones State Monument. This is one of the most important ancient Hawaiian cultural sites in the geographic center Island of Oahu near Wahiawa. A sort...

The Magical Natural Cono de Arita of Argentina

Cono de Arita is situated near the south border of Salar de Arizaro, the 6th largest salt flat on earth and the 2nd largest in Argentina. It is 70 kilometers from the village of...

Breathtaking Frozen Views of Niagara Falls

These days stunning frozen photos of Niagara Falls are widely spreading across social media. New York and Ontario are marveling at the site of the frozen falls. The ice-laden waterfall is not all that...

The Gorgeous Palisade Head Cliffs on Lake Superior

Palisade Head Cliffs is a large rock formation on the North Shore of Lake Superior in Minnesota. Palisade Head is located at milepost 57 on scenic Minnesota State Highway 61 in Beaver Bay Township,...

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