Petrified Forest National Park

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Pet′rified For′est Na′tional Park′

a national park in E Arizona: buried tree trunks turned to stone by the action of mineral-laden water. 147 sq. mi. (381 sq. km).
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Noun1.Petrified Forest National Park - a national park in Arizona having the world's largest collection of petrified coniferous treesPetrified Forest National Park - a national park in Arizona having the world's largest collection of petrified coniferous trees
Arizona, Grand Canyon State, AZ - a state in southwestern United States; site of the Grand Canyon
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Similar forests around the world - like the Petrified Forest National Park in northeastern Arizona, the US, or Curio Bay in New Zealand - receive hundreds of thousands of visitors each year.
That is, a bolt of lightning that took the shape of the dinosaur was caught flashing above Arizona's Petrified Forest National Park and the photo was posted online Wednesday by the U.
PETRIFIED FOREST NATIONAL PARK I love a landscape so quiet about its extremity.
MOST PEOPLE detour quickly through Petrified Forest National Park from Interstate 40, and the fact is that just a short visit delivers the goods.
Kwasman, as a state lawmaker, represents 40 percent of a district that is home to the Grand Canyon and Petrified Forest National Park.
Third place went to the road journey which has been celebrated in song along Route 66, starting in Illinois and heading through locations such as the Petrified Forest National Park in Arizona.
The Petrified Forest National Park lies in the Chinle Formation.
Visitors to Petrified Forest National Park in Arizona would have to squint their eyes pretty hard to imagine a lush, watery landscape.
Before you answer too smugly, consider that an obvious concrete beam already reinforces Agate Bridge in Petrified Forest National Park to keep that natural wonder from collapsing.
Day 3 For the last leg of our road trip, we decided to check out Petrified Forest National Park, about a four-hour drive south of Monument Valley via Highway 191 and Interstate 40.
First stop in the East is Holbrook, just 28 miles from the Petrified Forest National Park, where the trees that grew 225 million years ago have now turned to colourful stone.
Petrified Forest National Park, Arizona, and includes a glossary and further reading.