Skip to comments.Geology Picture of the Week, May 6-12, 2007: Kilt Rock and Mealt Falls, Scotland
Posted on 05/10/2007 7:57:36 AM PDT by cogitator
My personal fascination with columnar basalt, waterfalls, waterfalls that enter bodies of water, and waterfalls associated with columnar basalt all converge here in Scotland.
Kilt Rock (click for full-size):
Kilt Rock (distance) and Mealt Falls
And another one:
* ping *
Shows the massive pressure of the earth!
That “little” white fence right near the edge would be surprising hard to make: the rock and earth are sloping very steeply there - so footing is treacherous; and if you fall, there’s nothing to stop you from going over the edge.
Awesome photos. Thanks
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