Granite rock formations

Granite rock formations are spectacular forms of natural beauty, unaltered by man.

Connected Sites

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Central Suriname Nature Reserve Granite domes, mentioned by IUCN as one of the 5 distinguishing factors of this nature reserve
Cornwall and West Devon Mining Landscape Cornwall
Kinabalu Park
Matobo Hills
Mount Sanqingshan
Rio de Janeiro The peak of Corcovado is a big granite dome
Socotra Archipelago Abd al-Kuri: "the principal mountain range, which consists of granite capped by a layer of limestone" (nom file)
Yosemite National Park


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