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Snapshots

  1. The cave

    Snapshot Title: The cave
    Taken by: adrian74

    Image: Painted Wall, Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    One small cave :)



  2. The Gunnison River

    Snapshot Title: The Gunnison River
    Taken by: Ron Schott

    Image: Painted Wall, Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    Dammed upstream, the river currently flows through the gorge with just a fraction of its former discharge.



  3. Felsic Dikes

    Snapshot Title: Felsic Dikes
    Taken by: Ron Schott

    Image: Painted Wall, Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    "Felsic" describes a rock rich in feldspar and/or silica (quartz). It generally applies light colored igneous rocks, regardless of whether they are coarse or fine grained.