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NWNW13.4 km

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Places of Geologic SignificanceThe Wissahickon Gorge - Philadelphia, PA

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One of the most beautiful, natural places highlighted w/ vernacular structures can be found inside of all places, the city limits of Philadelphia. Cascading waters, WPA structures, & geologic formations & unlimited rocks make this a place a must see.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/17/2013

last visited: never

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NN66.3 km

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Places of Geologic SignificanceRinging Rocks Park - Bucks County - Upper Black Eddy, PA

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In this park is a field of boulders, about 7-8 acres in size, that have an unusual property. When struck with a hammer or another rock, the rocks sound as if they are metal and hollow and ring with a sound similar to a metal pipe being struck.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/7/2008

last visited: 9/17/2016

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NENE99.1 km

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Places of Geologic SignificanceGreat Swamp National Wildlife Refuge - Basking Ridge, NJ

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This swampy location was once the lake bottom of a glacial lake called Glacial Lake Passaic. The Lake was created by the retreat of the Wisconsin Glacier at the end of the last Ice Age.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: New Jersey

date approved: 9/29/2011

last visited: 9/14/2019

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NENE116.2 km

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Places of Geologic SignificanceA Turtle's Back Rock Formation

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The Turtle Back Rock ares is nestled within the 2,000 acres of the South Mountain Reservation, South Orange, NJ. Park off Walker Rd, Follow the orange/white to the rock formations.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lord Elwood

location: New Jersey

date approved: 10/11/2007

last visited: 10/8/2007

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NENE117.5 km

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Places of Geologic SignificanceRiker Hill Quarry - Roseland, NJ

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This Waymark is located in Essex County, NJ., within the town of Roseland. There is a well-marked trail which leads to the geologic area. There is also some steep climbing involved as well.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 2/10/2008

last visited: 9/28/2019

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NN127.6 km

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Places of Geologic SignificanceBoulder Field

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A giant field of boulders.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Jackal

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/29/2007

last visited: 10/6/2017

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NENE138.2 km

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Places of Geologic SignificanceEast River Tidal Strait - New York, New York

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a tidal strait in New York City, New York

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member oiseau_ca

location: New York

date approved: 11/11/2015

last visited: never

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