Bryce Canyon,Sunset Point,hoodoo,Bryce Amphitheater, photo

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Bryce Canyon

Hoodoos typically form in areas where a thick layer of a relatively soft rock is covered by a thin layer of hard rock. Hoodoos form where a small cap of the resistant layer remains, and protects a cone of the underlying softer layer from erosion. Photo © copyright by Robert Faucher.

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