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28. Sanborn County Park/Skyline Trail

Length of Trail: 5 Miles

Difficulty: Mostly flat; a few short, gentle climbs

Exposure: Almost completely shaded

Features: Flat trails, redwoods, light trail traffic, rock formations… 209 more words


Reynisfjara: Basalt columns

Basalt columns in Reynisfjara.

Some of these make excellent seats with a ringside view of the sea and of the visitors.



Reynisfjara, day 2 (better weather and low tide)

Reynisfjara is a marvellous place to visit, not just because of the sea stacks, but also because it has some lovely columnar basalt formations, including inside the cave Hálsanefshellir. 128 more words


Lulworth...where fossils abound and someone crumpled the ground.

Lulworth is just one of those places that right from a young age I have always loved to visit, the rocks here mesmerised me, prehistory simply oozes out of the surrounding cliffs. 435 more words

World Heritage Jurassic Coast

The Story So Far

Hilary and I have now got a much better understanding of how to interpret the OS maps and directions. We recognise that when the contour lines are really close together then we are going to have a tough time of things! 209 more words