Natures Brush Strokes

Antelope Canyon, Page, Arizona, USA.

Dry most of the year, Antelope Canyon runs, and sometimes floods, with water after rains. It is the water, slowly wearing away the sandstone grain by grain, that has formed the beautiful and graceful curves in the rock. Wind has also played a role in sculpting this fantastic canyon.

Herds of pronghorn antelope roamed freely in Antelope Canyon, which explains the canyon’s English name. It is not known exactly when people first discovered Antelope Canyon. According to local Navajos, the canyon and the LeChee area were places where cattle grazed in winter.

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    • # Brenda Nelson

      Thank you for the incredible image and the interesting information on this one. We are heading your way in a few months and hope to get something even remotely close to this photograph!

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