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Our Desert Home: Shadow Mountain Golf Balls

Some of the oldest rocks in California are found in the Shadow Mountains, ranging in age from about 550 million to about 400 million years before present. These rocks have been subjected to numerous episodes of our earth’s dynamics. The latest episode which stretched, compressed, recrystallized, folded, and intruded these rocks happened about 70 million …continue reading…

Bell Mountain Rocks!

Conical hills and mountains are not unusual in the geological landscape, but Bell Mountain in north Apple Valley is an outstanding example of the conical form.   Many residents and visitors to the High Desert have no trouble in understanding how Bell Mountain got its name as it retains its conical form from whichever direction it …continue reading…