Boulder Field in Hickory Run State Park - CARBON COUNTY LANDSCAPE PHOTOGRAPHER

April 14, 2017  •  Leave a Comment

This 16.5 acre boulder field was formed during the latest glacier period which occurred around 20,000 years ago.  As the glacier receded the boulders which were being pushed along were left behind. 

Boulder field is located in the beautiful Hickory Run State park in Carbon County, Pennsylvania.  This unique geological landscape is considered a National Natural Landmark.

 

Boulder Field at Hickory Run State ParkBoulder Field at Hickory Run State ParkBoulder field located in Hickory Run State Park, Pennsyvania. This is the result of the most recent glacier period which was about 20,000 years ago.

More images from Hickory Run State park can be seen here.  These are also available for purchase as prints, canvas or on other various products.


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