Established in 1911 by presidential proclamation, Devils Postpile National Monument protects and preserves the Devils Postpile formation, the 101-foot high Rainbow Falls, and pristine mountain scenery. The formation is a rare sight in the geologic world and ranks as one of the world’s finest examples of columnar basalt. Its columns tower 60 feet high and display an unusual symmetry.
Type: Federal Umbrella Agency: Department of the Interior
Permitting information for this jurisdiction is not available at this time.
|Devils Postpile National Monument||1152||SW end of Highway 203, Mammoth Lakes, CA|