The Overview on Antelope Canyon
The Overview on
Antelope Canyon is one of the world's famous slot canyon, located in Northern Arizona, USA, belonging to Navajo indigenous protected areas. Antelope Canyon on the terrain is divided into two separate parts, called upper and lower Antelope Canyon Antelope Canyon. According to historical recount Navajo tribe, which used to be pronghorn antelope ground habitat, antelope canyon also often stroll, therefore named Antelope Canyon. Older Navajo tribe has deemed this to communicate with the gods meditation habitat.
Like other antelope canyon slot canyon-like, through a variety of soft sandstone erosion forces formed millions of years. Mainly flash flood erosion, wind erosion is followed. The flash floods often appear to flow into the valley during the monsoon season, due to a sudden surge of rainfall caused flash floods very fast flow rates, plus a narrow river channel will be reduced, so the vertical erosion force is relatively large, the formation of a bottom Antelope Canyon corridor, as well as the valley walls hard and smooth, like flowing edges.
Next:Do you know Tombstone town?
Previous:Do you know ripple rock?
Open Term: The Overview on Antelope Canyon
Categories : Home
»Browse Arizona yellow pages