Palouse Falls

Selected for Google Maps and Google Earth

Comments (12)

Scorched Earth Photo… on June 5, 2013

Wonderful and scenic shot , and some interesting geology you have captured here Greg - is that volcanic rock on top of limestone layers ?

ags83642 on June 5, 2013

Hey Waldo, I'm no geologist but it looks like 6 or 7 different volcanic flows across the area. Most of the rock in the layers looks like it has a vertical pattern to it. We have some similar layers near Boise of columnar basalt (as my 9 grade earth science teacher taught us). It looks like there were some very specific time periods between the flows. Great scenery in any case, Best Wishes, Greg.

Guizel J.c on June 5, 2013

Very beautiful natural place

YS & LIKE

Cheers-J.C

ags83642 on June 6, 2013

Hi J.C, it is an amazing falls, way out in the desert. Thanks for the YS and Like, Greg.

veranik on June 16, 2013

Beautiful powerful stream of water. It looks very impressive surrounded by these amazing mountains.

Have a nice week, V

ags83642 on June 17, 2013

Hi Veranik, spring is the best time here for a big water flow. The falls is about 67m (200ft) and the view area is another 45m (150ft) above that, it makes for a very deep canyon. Thanks for the visit, Greg.

lizab on June 18, 2013

Very beautiful place and great view, i liked!!

els f-two on June 22, 2013

beautiful and impressive place of nature... good view from above! LIKE

ags83642 on June 24, 2013

Hello Lizab and Els, it is a great place. I have been near hear a number of times and finally took the extra couple of hours to visit in person. It is a unique area of deserts and river canyons like this. Best Wishes, Greg.

Lloret on June 25, 2013

wonderful composition, well captured, LIKE

ags83642 on June 26, 2013

Thanks Lloret.

gene.alderson on May 28

pretty waterfall

Sign up to comment. Sign in if you already did it.

Photo taken in Palouse Falls State Park, LaCrosse, WA 99143, USA

Photo details

  • Uploaded on June 4, 2013
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by ags83642
    • Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
    • Taken on 2013/05/15 17:49:28
    • Exposure: 0.200s (1/5)
    • Focal Length: 24.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/22.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO50
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

Groups