Devils Postpile National Monument - Mammoth Lakes, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe
N 37° 37.506 W 119° 05.094
11S E 316012 N 4166264
Quick Description: Established in 1911 by presidential proclamation, Devils Postpile National Monument protects and preserves the Devils Postpile formation, the 101-foot high Rainbow Falls, and pristine mountain scenery.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 2/13/2020 3:47:21 PM
Waymark Code: WM1232F
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member QuesterMark
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Long Description:
Devils Postpile National Monument-A Geologic Wonder
Established in 1911 by presidential proclamation, Devils Postpile National Monument protects and preserves the Devils Postpile formation, the 101-foot high Rainbow Falls, and pristine mountain scenery. The formation is a rare sight in the geologic world and ranks as one of the world's finest examples of columnar basalt. Its' columns tower up to 60 feet and display a striking symmetry
State/States the Park is located...: California

Park Designation: Monument/Memorial

Website From the National Parks Service Page of this Waymark...: [Web Link]

Are pictures included?: yes

Times the Visitors Center (or Park) is Open....: Not listed

Months the Visitors Center/Park is open...: Not listed

SECONDARY website.: Not listed

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sbcamper visited Devils Postpile National Monument - Mammoth Lakes, CA 5/30/2010 sbcamper visited it