First of all, I think a law should be adopted stating that no rock formation be named Chimney Rock. :-) It seems that there's one such named formation in every county of every state in the southwestern US! This particular formation can be found in Utah's Capitol Reef National Park and it is a beauty, no doubt. View on Black To purchase prints or view my full image collection, check out my Explore The Light Photography website.
This region does not get much rain in any given year and is very hot during summer, but due to its position when sand does not fall in and low attitude it has been surviving all these centuries to attract people from near and far.