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Southwest Red Rock and Desert Canyon Parks

Lecture no. 18 from the course: The Wonders of America's State Parks

Southwest Red Rock and Desert Canyon Parks

Taught by Professor Joe Yogerst | 24 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Travel Courses

From the strange serenity of Cathedral Rock to flaming red sandstone formations in the Valley of Fire to a basin named for the famous Kodachrome slide film, tour the desert canyon landscapes of the American Southwest. It’s a grand loop that takes you through 900 miles of scenery and 200 years of geologic history.