Last updated: September 8, 2016
National Natural Landmarks
Towering 1,400 feet above the surrounding plain, Ship Rock is an outstanding example of an exposed volcanic neck accompanied by radiating dikes. There are few such clear displays of the internal structure of a volcano.
Location: San Juan County, NM
Year designated: 1975
Ownership: Indian Trust (Navajo Tribe)
Please remember, National Natural Landmarks (NNLs) are not national parks. NNL status does not indicate public ownership, and many sites are not open for visitation.