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May 8, 2013 - Goosenecks State Park

We have certainly managed to get to the back of beyond this time. We wanted to see Goosenecks of the San Juan State Park in Utah, and it is gorgeous. I spent the first hour or so sketching and Sam spent it taking photos. The RV is perched at the edge of an overlook for the ¨goosenecks.¨ The river here is an entrenched meander which means that it formed its snaky shape when the area was flat. Then the land was uplifted so that the river cut down through the rock, maintaining its S-shaped channel. The result is spectacular. The drive here was...

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