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Hike in Toadstool Geologic Park

hard sandstones layer with soft clays to produce buttes with large toadstool rock formations.

a vast landscape of eroded buttes, layered with more resistant sandstone boulders.
The mix of resistant sandstones and soft clays in Toadstool Geologic Park creates mushroom-like rock formations which give the park its name.

NPS Photo / Alex Ennes

Last updated: March 9, 2022