Enchanted Rock - February 2015

Enchanted Rock - February 2015

Deep in the plains of Texas, there is a large protrusion that appears to jut out from the earth. Like its name implies, the Enchanted Rock is a massive rock formation that is larger than it appears. With its 30 minute hike up a seemingly brisk walk, the summit reveals the size of Texas in the horizon:

On a stone that does not roll, moss and other forms of vegetation collect and grow in the tiny pools of rainfall:

Even this little butterfly tried to blend in with the arid Texas flora:

And for perspective, here are a few boulders that are easily 10 feet tall:

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