Valley of Fire State Park
Valley of Fire is Nevada’s oldest and largest state park, dedicated in 1935. Ancient trees and early man are represented throughout the park by areas of petrified wood and 3,000 year-old Indian petroglyphs. Popular activities include camping, hiking, picnicking and photography. The park offers a full-scale visitor center with extensive interpretive displays. Several group use areas are also available. The park is open all year. Valley of Fire State Park is six miles from Lake Mead and 55…
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Valley of Fire ~ Nevada Main attractions:extensive outcrops of red, yellow and pink rocks, eroded into striking formations. Park also has petrified dunes, narrow canyons, sheer cliffs and petroglyphs, and is one of the most photogenic locations in the Southwest Nearest city with hotels:North Las Vegas, 43 miles Management: Nevada Division of State Parks
Almost an abstract. A miniature pastel sandstone slot canyon, in Valley of Fire State Park, Nevada. Note the vertical "discontinuity" on the near right sandstone. The horizontal sedimentary lines are shifted. (I thought at first my scanner had messed up).The blocks moved, probably long before the water (and stones) carved this. The colors are "natural". I did remove a magenta/blue cast caused by velvia 50 exposed under low light conditions even with an 81A warming filter, enhanced midtone…