Located in the northwest of the State of New Mexico, the mysterious Shiprok is the result of a volcanic eruption that occurred approximately 30-40 million years ago. The main part has a height of 600 m, a diameter of 500 m, and is located 2,300 meters above sea level. His name is obliged to place resemblance to the nose of the ship. Mysterious Shiprok known as a inspired by the stone, a name given to him by the Navajo Indians.
Many native tribes in the region believe that the mysterious rock sacred. She also was a significant landmark in the path to American settlers in the Wild West, and subsequently played a variety of roles in different movies about the Wild West. Read the rest of this entry »