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Clouds rolling through the Grand Canyon
 Cliff-Man
A rather heavy ride
Sunset above the rim of the Grand Canyon.
Grand Canyon Under Clouds
Rim Trail View
Grand Canyon Storm
What a Great God!
Golden Rock
Clouds over the Grand Canyon (AZ)
Colorado River
Daughter at Grand Canyon National Park
The South Rim and The Colorado River
BRIGHT ANGELS DOME  Canyon-glow Following a Morning Snowstorm
Reach For The Sky
Heavy loaded horses
14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Grand Canyon Under Clouds

Grand Canyon's Inversion Layer Usually, only once every decade, during the winter, cold air sinks into the Grand Canyon and fogs up. A layer of warm air, higher up, prevents the cold air, and its clouds, from rising.

TAGS: Arizona, Grand Canyon National Park, United States

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Naperville, Illinois, United States of America
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© Les MacLean.
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Date Taken: 12.2015
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: July 2, 2016, 5:05 p.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION Grand Canyon South Rim Village, Arizona, United States of America