20 October 2017

Friday fold: Kink folds in Glacier National Park, part II

Posted by Callan Bentley

Over the summer, I treated you to a great big kink fold in the sedimentary rocks of Glacier National Park. Here’s another set:

Did you see both of them in that first picture? – one bigger down below, one smaller up above. Both kink bands dip to the left.

Let’s zoom in on the upper one:

There’s more where this came from – stay tuned for more…. and in the meantime, Happy Friday!