Argentina
Argentina map
South America
Home
Monumento Natural Bosques Petrificados
map Tablet und Mobile

The Monumento Natural Bosques Petrificados, also known as Bosque Petrificado de Jaramillo is located about 150 kilometres in the west of Puerto Deseado, in Santa Cruz Province.  The area is famous for remnants of a forest preserved in stone. Many sections of trunk are preserved and some being 2 m in diameter and others as long as 30 metres. The surrounding area is a bizzare moonscape, dominated by the 400 metres high Cerro Madre e Hija.

 

Argentina 1992, Monumento Natural Bosques Petrificados.
The stamp was issued in the series "Nationalparks IV".

 

top

www.mountainstamp.com

Argentina
Argentina map
South America
Home