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Cathedral Gorge, Nevada
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Near Panaca in the Great Basin Desert of Nevada, Cathedral Gorge State Park encloses a narrowing valley flanked by low hills of soft mudstone, eroded into a fantastic array of formations, including pinnacles, hoodoos, narrow ravines and short caves. The park has a campground and picnic area, and one main trail, following beneath the best formations then climbing to a viewpoint above the north end of the gorge.

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