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TitlePermian-Pennsylvanian rocks, including the Honaker Trail Formation, in outcrop near Bluff, Utah
DescriptionThis is a view of outcrop of the Honaker Trail Formation (Pennsylvanian, in gully bottom) with red Permian mudstones above. The Honaker Trail Formation is a shallow-water fossiliferous marine limestone. Navajo Sandstone (Jurassic) forms the shadowy cliffs in the distance. This washed out gully is adjacent to U.S. 163 near Bluff, Utah.
LithostratigraphyHonaker Trail Formation
LocationUSA ▹ Utah ▹ San Juan. Near Bluff. On U.S. Highway 163.
PhotographerDexter Perkins. 1999.
Key wordsHonake Trail, limestone, Utah
Tech details399 KB. Vista. Canon EOS Rebel, 55mm, Kodak Elite Chrome 100 ASA.
GeoDIL number1766