Box Canyon, Mount Rainier National Park

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Steve Schmorleitz on December 29, 2007

Box Canyon Trail (Easy, .5-mile, 30 minutes roundtrip): Follow the path of a glacier that has receded revealing evidence of polished slabs of rock. These rocks also show evidence of glacial movement with striations or scratch-marks caused by ice-embedded rocks scraping its surface.

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  • Uploaded on December 29, 2007
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    by Steve Schmorleitz

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