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Bear Mountain in Rockland County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Ancient Canyon

 
 
Ancient Canyon Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 16, 2012
1. Ancient Canyon Marker
Inscription.
The rivers surface is
sea level, and the
water is 120 feet
deep in the channel.
Below that is an
old canyon 650 feet
deep filled with
mud and gravel.

 
Location. 41° 19.108′ N, 73° 59.224′ W. Marker is in Bear Mountain, New York, in Rockland County. Marker can be reached from New York State Route 9 W, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is located on a walking trail through the zoo at Bear Mountain State Park. Marker is in this post office area: Bear Mountain NY 10911, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bear Mt. Bridge (here, next to this marker); Anthonys Nose (here, next to this marker); Railroads (here, next to this marker); Scenic Road (here, next to this marker); Boundaries (here, next to this marker); Hudson River (here, next to this marker); Dunderberg Mt. (here, next to this marker); Iona Island (here, next to this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Bear Mountain.
 
Categories. Natural Features
 
Marker in Bear Mountain State Park image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 16, 2012
2. Marker in Bear Mountain State Park
Ancient Canyon from the Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 16, 2012
3. Ancient Canyon from the Marker
Ancient Canyon image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 16, 2012
4. Ancient Canyon
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 363 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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