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Geology

Glen Canyon is one of the most geologically diverse areas of America. Below is a stratographic chart to the layers of rock and sandstone that this vast region is composed of. There is much to explore in the geology of Glen Canyon from the destinctive Navajo Sandstone from which Rainbow Bridge is carved to the Kayenta Formation with its Dinosaur tracks to the Tropic Shale where numerous dinosaur skeletons have been found of late.

Check back soon for more details on these geological formations.