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Newspaper Rock

Newspaper rock (located outside the Needles District of Canyonlands National Park) is a rock with a large display of petroglyphs ranging in time from 1 c.e. all the way up to the 20th century, and representing many different Native American Cultures.  There are many different symbols such as bison, horned anthropomorphic figures, bear tracks, wheels, hunters, and many others!  I’m just going to let the pictures speak for themselves.  Enjoy!

 

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    Helen Cherry
    July 22, 2012 at 1:14 pm

    WOW !!!!!!

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    ashleypaige4
    July 23, 2012 at 12:14 am

    It was really spectacular! Thanks for reading!

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