Show Pictographs and Petroglyphs

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  1. Harvey Melvin Richards

    Harvey Melvin Richards Photo Posting Junkie

    Feb 15, 2014
    Southwest Utah
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  2. Harvey Melvin Richards

    Harvey Melvin Richards Photo Posting Junkie

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  3. HappyFish

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    Chad
    no pics but used to see a lot of them being from Hawaii always loved petroglyphs :)
     
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  4. HappyFish

    HappyFish Mu-43 Top Veteran

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    Chad
    Where were these ?

    One cool thing I got to see back about 1993 spent a year living in Honduras and spent some time in Copan they were still excavating new parts
    But they had a underground area they were digging out kinda a strange tunnel and all along one wall was carved roped off but managed to get in :)

    But hanging out places like Copan and seeing that stuff is pretty cool to think who what were people's lives really like same as the Hawaiian ones :)

    Love old history like this kinda stuff :)
     
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  5. Harvey Melvin Richards

    Harvey Melvin Richards Photo Posting Junkie

    Feb 15, 2014
    Southwest Utah
    These are all in Southwest Utah. There are a lot more that I need to take official (M4/3rds) photos of.
     
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  6. Petroglyph National Monument (U.S. National Park Service)
    www.nps.gov/petr/
    A Landscape of Symbols. Petroglyph National Monument protects one of the largest petroglyph sites in North America, featuring designs and symbols carved ...
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    Actually drive up to from city streets, I believe there are three sections. Just minutes off the Interstate.

    Also do not forget Newspaper Rock, Canyonlands, NP.
    Newspaper Rock State Historical Monument, Canyonlands National ...
    www.americansouthwest.net/utah/canyonlands/newspaper-rock.html
    Newspaper Rock State Historical Monument, near the Needles district of Canyonlands National Park, Utah.
     
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  7. Harvey Melvin Richards

    Harvey Melvin Richards Photo Posting Junkie

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  8. Harvey Melvin Richards

    Harvey Melvin Richards Photo Posting Junkie

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  9. GFFPhoto

    GFFPhoto Mu-43 All-Pro

    Feb 24, 2013
    A thread just for us guys in the southwest!! Petroglyph National Monument is only an hour south of me. Maybe this will finally get me there!

    17024198866_36da8834d9_b.jpg Petroglyphs, Santa Fe New Mexico by GFFPhoto, on Flickr
     
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  10. Harvey Melvin Richards

    Harvey Melvin Richards Photo Posting Junkie

    Feb 15, 2014
    Southwest Utah
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  12. PacNWMike

    PacNWMike Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Dec 5, 2014
    Salish Sea
    Good idea Harvey. The US SW isn't the only place with petroglyphs and pictographs...
     
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  13. Harvey Melvin Richards

    Harvey Melvin Richards Photo Posting Junkie

    Feb 15, 2014
    Southwest Utah
    Yes, that's true, although only the southwest seems to be representing.
     
  14. PacNWMike

    PacNWMike Mu-43 Hall of Famer

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    Symbol Bridge

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  15. PacNWMike

    PacNWMike Mu-43 Hall of Famer

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    Salish Sea
    Petroglyph Lake. Central OR

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