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Alaska


Skagway
Soapy Smith's Skull

    Another formation "helped out" with a bit of paint.

    MNM#01-01141

California


La Jolla
Sphinx Head Cave

    Profile formed by negative space of a sea cave entrance.

La Jolla
White Lady

    Silhouette of a woman formed by negative space of a sea cave entrance.

Redwood Highway
Old Man Burl of the Redwood Highway

    A burl on a tree trunk. Does this formation still exist?

    MNM#01-01022

Santa Cruz
Old Man of the Sea

    A spontaneous and temporary formation at Santa Cruz.

    MNM#01-01092

New York


Saratoga Springs
Old Man Saratoga

    A piece of fossilized stromatolite eroded into the shape of a face. Seen on an old postcard from Petrified Sea Gardens, which is still open to the public just west of Saratoga.

Ohio


Cedar Point
Old Man of the Woods

    A jowly burl protruding from a tree in the woods, seen on an old postcard.

Wisconsin


Waupaca, Whispering Pines Resort
George Washington's Profile

    A rough natural bust of Washington cemented to the top of a rock wall. The resort became part of Hartman's Creek State Park and was dismantled.

Ontario, Canada


Kenora
Devil

    Apparently a man-made enhancement to a glacial boulder overlooking the Kenora Narrows.

    MNM#01-01054


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