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Shiprock Rock Formation, Shiprock

#29 of 84 in Nature in New Mexico
Geologic Formation Nature / Park
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  • A close up view of the Shiprock leaves one feeling a sense of awe, which never grows old, even after repeated viewings. To get close, I would recommend an SUV, pick up, etc., as the dirt road is rutte...  more »
  • This formation is out in the middle of nowhere. It is about 1 hour from Cortez Colorado. I didn't get to go to the base of it but from a distance it is impressive. Even saw it from atop Mesa Verde NP.  more »
  • Passed Shiprock on the way to Monument Valley. It's a pity you cannot get closer but it is still an impressive sight to see. We managed to find several point along the highway to get some pictures.  more »