Cretaceous Batholiths

Batholiths of western North America

Cretaceous granodiorite: Mt. Whitney, CA

Mt. Whitney at Sunrise

granite, granitic, cliffs, alpine

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Granite and Moon.

granite boulder

felsic

Tilted Cambrian limestone

strata Peleozoic

Canyon exposing multiple rock units, Utah

Needles District of Canyonlands National Park Utah

Thousands of feet of sedimentary rock, exposed in the canyons of Southeast Utah, attest to great lengths of geologic time. This particular canyon is in the Needles District of Canyonlands National Park. (Image ID# we-141)