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The Virgin River has carved the canyon through Zion National Park. You can see the layers of different minerals that have been exposed by erosion. The red is iron and the white is limestone which remains where the iron has been leeched from the soil.

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Additional Photos by Eva Kato (dawekato) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 498 W: 480 N: 357] (2269)
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