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Dinosaur Fossil

fossil, dinosaur, dinosaur national monument, utah

I visited Dinosaur National Monument, which straddles Colorado and Utah, on the Utah side.
While on a walk, the park ranger pointed to a dinosaur fossil visible in the mountain.
(I darkened the area around the fossil to make it easier to see.)


The Universe

Milky  Way Galaxy, Dinosaur National Monument, Utah, Astronomy, Night sky, Stars

A view of our Milky Way Galaxy from Dinosaur National Monument in Utah.
On the left side, the dotted light is a plane.
On the right side, the white line was a meteor burning up in Earth’s atmosphere.


The View from here….

Dinosaur National Monument, Colorado, Utah, Cattle, Cows

Somewhere in Dinosaur National Monument on the Colorado side.
Cattlemen are allowed to let their cows free roam.
On the Utah side, seen in the distance, there are dinosaur fossils on view.


Dinosaur National Monument

Dinosaur National Monument, Echo Park, Colorado

Dinosaur National Monument straddles the Utah – Colorado Border.
On the Utah side is where you can see dinosaur fossils.
The area pictured is called “Echo Park”. It is on the Colorado side.
This is an area where folks go camping and hiking.