Mount Monolith was formed by plutonic rocks, (i.e. intrusive rocks) that made its way up through sedimental rocks. Those eventually eroded leaving behind the ridge. This phenomenon was caused by displacement of the Tintina fault system 92 Ma ago.
I know about the description but it was added after I started to include it in my comments and I decided to keep it this way. Thanks
Very beautiful photo. Very elegant shot..
Best wishes, İSMAİL
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Photo taken in Yukon, YT, Canada
Misplaced? Suggest new location