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Amazing Rock Formation
Beautiful rock arch at the L'Aiguille Percee near Tignes in the Vanoise Massif. Picture taken in 1995.

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AfzalNice

Afzal

Voted 10/10

and very beuatiful photo.
Posted Dec 3, 2008 10:03 am

SoCalHikerRe: Nice

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Thanks Afzal for you comment and vote. Yes, I still remember it very vividly. Cheers. Guido
Posted Dec 3, 2008 10:54 am

rdmcVery Nice!

rdmc

Voted 10/10

What a neat arch and the accent of the sun is great!
Super shot!
:0)
Posted Dec 3, 2008 4:11 pm

SoCalHikerRe: Very Nice!

SoCalHiker

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Thanks. I appreciate your comemnt and vote. Cheers.
Posted Dec 3, 2008 4:21 pm

lcarreauDo you still remember

lcarreau

Voted 10/10

the composition of the rock, or was it too
frosted over to distinguish? I was told that
"dolomite" is too hard to be easily eroded
into arches. Is this limestone, maybe???
Posted Dec 3, 2008 10:28 pm

SoCalHikerRe: Do you still remember

SoCalHiker

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Larry, I really don't recall what kind of rock it was composed of. Limestone may be a good guess though. Cheers.
Posted Dec 4, 2008 12:10 am

LodewijkGreat

Lodewijk

Voted 10/10

Great pic of the 'eye' Guido!
I remember this rock very well, thanks for posting, Lodewijk
Posted Dec 8, 2008 5:24 am

SoCalHikerRe: Great

SoCalHiker

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Thanks for the comment and vote. Cheers. Guido
Posted Dec 8, 2008 11:24 am

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SoCalHikerSubmitted by SoCalHiker
on Dec 3, 2008 12:54 am

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