Anchored in Time - Crater Lake, OR
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
N 42° 54.695 W 122° 08.573
10T E 569961 N 4751353
One of a few signs at Sinnott Memorial Overlook in Crater Lake National Park. Many of the plaque here deal with the lake's geological history.
Waymark Code: WMYXBA
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 08/05/2018
Published By:Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy
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"Anchored in Time. Phantom ship is a remnant of one of the mountain's original cones (Phantom Cone) that dates to about 400000 years ago. It is now exposed evidence of a volcano that existed at this spot and formed part of Mount Mazama complex. Although it is as high as a 14 story building (more than 160 feet high) for this location it appears to be the size of a toy sailboat."
Historic Topic: Geological

Group Responsible for placement: National Parks Service

Marker Type: Trail

Region: Southern Oregon

County: Klamath

State of Oregon Historical Marker "Beaver Board": Not listed

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