• Jasper Forest is magical in twilight, particularly the logs on stone pedestals

    Petrified Forest

    National Park Arizona

Painted Desert Inn National Historic Landmark Gallery

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Painted Desert in National Historic Landmark reminds us of the legacy of th4e 20th century, from homesteading to Route 66 and everything in between.
 

Did You Know?

red badlands

Standing on the edge of a vast badlands landscape, a Spanish explorer is rumored to have named the area "El Desierto Pintado" (The Painted Desert) because the hills looked like they were painted with the colors of the sunset.