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View north toward basalt dike (photograph EI10) in Hakatai Shale, Unkar Group, on north side of river mile 77.2, at beginning of Hance Rapids. Shinumo Sandstone forms cliff at upper edge of photograph.
EL03. Aerial view west toward numerous Pleistocene landslides partly covered by younger sand dunes along Vermilion Cliffs
Aerial view west toward numerous Pleistocene landslides partly covered by younger sand dunes along Vermilion Cliffs, just west of Vermilion Cliffs Lodge, Arizona (center of photograph), about 4 miles west of river mile 7.0. Red and white Navajo Sandstone forms upper half of Vermilion Cliffs, gray Kaibab Formation at lower left of photograph.
EI07. Aerial view northwest toward basalt dikes on west side of Unkar Creek canyon in Solomon Temple Member of Dox Formation
Aerial view northwest toward basalt dikes (photograph EI06) on west side of Unkar Creek canyon in Solomon Temple Member of Dox Formation, Unkar Group, about 2 miles west of river mile 72.5.
Cheyava Falls in flood, about a 450- to 500-foot waterfall, issuing from cave in Mooney Falls Member of Redwall Limestone, east wall of upper Clear Creek canyon.
Stantons cave in Redwall Limestone, Marble Canyon, west wall of river mile 32.0.
View west and downriver from river mile 45.0 toward Triple Alcoves, a cave in lower part of Redwall Limestone (below white salt stain), Marble Canyon.
Aerial view northeast toward Malgosa Canyon breccia pipe at top of Redwall Limestone, just east of Malgosa Canyon on east side of river mile 58.0.
ES143. Aerial view northwest toward Lizard Dike cutting through Dox Formation below Cardenas Basalt and Nankoweap Formation
Aerial view northwest toward Lizard Dike (basalt) cutting through Solomon Temple Member (lower red), Comanche Point Member (red and white), and Ochoa Point Member (upper red) of Dox Formation below Cardenas Basalt (black) of Unkar Group, and east-dipping Nankoweap Formation (purple ledges) from above river mile 71.7. Great Unconformity at base of brown horizontal Cambrian Tapeats Sandstone cliff.
View north toward two Devonian channels filled with Temple Butte Formation (left and right center of photograph), north wall of Saddle Canyon, just west of river mile 47.4.
ES99. Aerial view northeast and upriver toward Little Colorado River delta and Colorado River confluence
Aerial view northeast and upriver toward Little Colorado River delta (right) and Colorado River (left) confluence from west of river mile 62.0.
View west toward west wall of Little Colorado River canyon from south rim, just downstream of Hellhole Bend. Manakacha Formation at river level, Kaibab Formation at canyon rim.
Cave Arch in Redwall Limestone, Marble Canyon, east side of river mile 31.0.
View northwest toward south end of Nankoweap Mesa from east rim of Grand Canyon, 1 mile east of river mile 57.0.
Aerial view west toward Vermilion Cliffs Lodge (lower center of photograph) and about 2,000 feet of Triassic and Jurassic rocks of the Vermilion Cliffs (eastern part of Paria Plateau). Kaibab Formation at lower left of photograph.
ES36. View east toward unconformity between overlying Permian Esplanade Sandstone and underlying Pennsylvanian Wescogame Formation
View east toward unconformity between overlying Permian Esplanade Sandstone and underlying Pennsylvanian Wescogame Formation, east wall of river mile 17.0.
View southwest toward Vaseys spring from Shinumo trail, Redwall Limestone rim on west side of Marble Canyon above river mile 32.0. Spring issues from base of Mooney Falls Member of Redwall Limestone near contact with Thunder Springs Member of Redwall Limestone.
View west toward Triple Alcoves, west side of river mile 47.0. Salt-encrusted seep springs at contact between Mooney Falls and Thunder Spring Members of Redwall Limestone within Triple Alcoves.
View east from north side of South Canyon at Redwall Limestone level, about a quarter mile west of river mile 32.0, toward east wall of Marble Canyon, east of river mile 31.8.
Aerial view northeast toward Marble Canyon Airport on Kaibab Formation surface, west of river mile 4.8.
View west from Clear Creek Trail toward outcrop of Paleoproterozoic Zoroaster Granite, about 1 mile west of Clear Creek and a half mile north of river mile 85.5. Granite outcrop formed a small island during deposition of Cambrian Tapeats Sandstone, which lapped onto the north side of the island (foreground, right side of photograph).