- By Kevin
- On Mar 8, 2018
- North America
- Travel Tips
Nowhere is solitude sweeter than on the West Coast.A few marvels pull big crowds–like Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers,and the magnificent Pancake Rocks–but you'll need jetboats,helicopter rides and tramping trails to explore its inner realms.And the Yellowstone National Park would be a very important spots worth you visit.West Coast travel guide by Globerouter.com shared as below.Take your USA tours West Coast with great discount now.
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Lake Powell&Glen Dam
Lake Powell is a reservoir on the Colorado River created by the Glen Canyon Dam.This lake is the second-largest man-made reservoir in the United States,and it is an extremely popular vacation spot.
It is the most popular slot canyon in the American Southwest.It was formed by rushing rain and flood water which carried sand,slicing through a mesa and carving the mystical sandstone walls.Antelope Canyon includes two separate,slot canyon sections,referred to individually as Upper Antelope Canyon or The Crack;and Lower Antelope Canyon or The Corkscrew.The Lower Antelope Canyon which is in the shape of a"V"and shallower than the Upper Antelope.Antelope Canyon is a favorite destination for tourists from all over the world.
Horseshoe Bend is the meander of the Colorado River,located near the town of Page,Arizona,named after its Horseshoe shape.It is located in the Glen Canyon Recreational Area,5 miles downstream from the Glen Canyon Dam and Lake Powell.Many come to see the Horseshoe Bend and overlook 42,000 feet on the Bend via the steep cliff above the meander.
Fountain Hiking Trail(approx.120mins)&Morning Glory pool(approx.30mins)
This hot spring in the Upper geyser Basin of Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming is famous for it's bright red-orange and blue-green coloring.These colors come from the bacteria which inhabit the geyser's interior.
Old Faithful Geyser(approx.30mins)
Yellowstone National Park's famous geyser Old Faithful has been called the most predictable geographical feature in the world.Its reliability has been documented since 1870,when Minnesotan explorer Nathaniel P.Langford gave it its now-world-famous moniker.
Grand Prismatic Hot Spring(approx.40mins)
The third largest hot spring in the world,the Grand Prismatic Hot Spring gets its color from bacteria around its rim that feed off of the mineral-rich water.In the summer months,the hot spring is a vivid red-orange shade.