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Amazing Geographic Wonders


Sure the Grand Canyon, The Carlsbad Caverns and Mount Fuji are stunning, but if you’re looking for something a little more off the beaten path, then check out these 10 Geological Wonders You Didn’t Know About. If that’s still not enough for you, how about Another 10 Geological Wonders You Didn’t Know About?

Take, for example, Nevada’s Fly Geyser seen above. While it’s undoubtedly stunning, there’s a good reason you haven’t heard of it. The geyser is on private property and can only be viewed from the State Road 34, a long way away. Many of the other attractions are equally beautiful and even more mysterious.