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Places of Geologic SignificanceChimney Rocks, Geological Area - Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania, USA

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The Chimney Rocks Formation is located in the Ridge and Valley Province.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ted28285

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 12/17/2021

last visited: 12/17/2021

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Places of Geologic SignificancePulpit Rocks

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Rock formation located off Old Pike Road, northwest of the town of Huntingdon, Pennyslvania.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member redtailforester

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/18/2008

last visited: 11/22/2014

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Places of Geologic SignificanceBigler's Rocks - Grampian, PA

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Bigler's Rocks are over 300 million years old. There is a parking area, picnic pavilion, hiking trails, Bigler's Run, and playground.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member r.e.s.t.seekers

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/17/2021

last visited: 6/17/2021

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Places of Geologic SignificanceSideling Hill near Hancock MD

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When Interstate 68 was built in western Maryland, a cut through Sideling Hill exposed 810 feet of rock strata. Visitors can see and learn more about this geological formation at the rest stop near Hancock, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member HaricotVert_52

location: Maryland

date approved: 8/31/2009

last visited: 7/16/2022

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Places of Geologic SignificancePort Royal Tufa - Belle Vernon, PA

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In Cedar Creek Park there is a fast-growing outdoor stalactite, one of the few in the United States.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Go Boilers!

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/20/2014

last visited: never

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Places of Geologic SignificanceDevil's Den - Gettysburg, PA

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Devil's Den is the most sought after piece of real estate for kids, ghost hunters, Civil War buffs and re-enactors. From the air it looks like the bones of a foot. From the ground, it is a gigantic, jumbled mass of boulders.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/23/2013

last visited: 7/17/2022

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Places of Geologic SignificancePotomac River and Catoctin Mountain at Point of Rocks, MD

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At this location complex geological forces allowed the Potomac River to cut through the Catoctin Mountain, and the rock from this area was used to form the walls of the C&O Canal and the bed of the railroad tracks of the B&O Railroad.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/12/2014

last visited: 7/29/2022

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Places of Geologic SignificanceConococheague Formation - Lebanon Church, VA

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A unique rock outcrop outside of Lebanon Church, Virginia that I visited during my geology sedimentation and stratigraphy class while a geology undergrad in the Fall of 2019.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/20/2019

last visited: 12/20/2019

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