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Address: Delta, UT
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Horizontal Lava Flow

The Great Stone Face is one of several caldera's in this horizontal lava flow which erupted under water when the Ancient Bonneville Lake covered this area and most of Utah. It... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 20, 2015
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

The Great Stone Face is one of several caldera's in this horizontal lava flow which erupted under water when the Ancient Bonneville Lake covered this area and most of Utah. It gets its popularity among the locals because if one stands looking towards the East, the profile of Mormon Prophet Joseph Smith is prominent in one dimension. Another attraction near... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

This is down a gravel/dirt road about 20 miles. Once you navigate through the cattle gates through an old abandoned farmstead you come upon a huge lave field from an ancient volcano. The road dead ends at the base of a steep bluff and at the top sits the great stone face. Carved by wind and rain it does resemble... More 

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Ogden, Utah
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Not a long drive from Delta but you still need to take plenty of water if in the summer. Harsh desert landscape and lots of rocks, You need to be lucky to see much wildlife in the area. A fun easy trip

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Chloride, Arizona
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

Not easy to get to and the mosquitoes ate us alive. If if your are LDS and think the face looks like Joseph Smith there is still little value to this trip.

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Address: Delta, UT
Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Delta

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