Boulder Field
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Jackal
N 41° 03.038 W 075° 38.725
18T E 445760 N 4544578
Quick Description: A giant field of boulders.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 8/29/2007 5:14:08 PM
Waymark Code: WM23KT
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache
Views: 69

Long Description:
This is a striking field of boulders that is approximately 44 feet by 1800 feet in size and about 12 feet deep. It was formed not by glaciers but by glacier related climatic extremes on rock outcrops.
Over time freezing and thawing caused the splitting apart of these outcrops and the gradual movement of the boulders down slope to their present location. This field has remained essentially unchanged for 20, 000 years.
This is a registered National Natural Landmark and is protected and set aside as a natural area.
It is located in Hickory Run State Park.
Waymark is confirmed to be publicly accessible: yes

Parking Coordinates: N 41° 03.000 W 075° 38.720

Access fee (In local currency): .00

Requires 4x4 vehicle to visit.: no

Requires a high clearance vehicle to visit.: Not Listed

Public Transport available: Not Listed

Website reference: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
No specific requirements, just have fun visiting the waymark.
Search for... Google Map
Google Maps
Bing Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest Places of Geologic Significance
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
Date Logged Log User Rating  
Six-legged Duo visited Boulder Field 11/16/2014 Six-legged Duo visited it
Team_Pachulski visited Boulder Field 8/17/2013 Team_Pachulski visited it
sherpes visited Boulder Field 5/27/2013 sherpes visited it
Miss-Keeto visited Boulder Field 1/4/2009 Miss-Keeto visited it
Team_Zigbot visited Boulder Field 9/17/2007 Team_Zigbot visited it
Team Jackal visited Boulder Field 9/1/2007 Team Jackal visited it
EEKJeep visited Boulder Field 8/14/2005 EEKJeep visited it
fossilgirlerin visited Boulder Field 4/17/2005 fossilgirlerin visited it

View all visits/logs