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True scoria is volcanic in origin. This scoria is sand and clay that was baked into a kind of a natural brick by coal seams that caught fire. Over the years the softer earth has eroded away leaving bluffs capped with this harder material, making for a colorful view.

Address: P.O. Box 7, Medora, ND 58645
Directions: Take Exit 24 or 27 from Interstate 94.
Phone: (701) 623-4466
Website: http://www.nps.gov/thro

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  • Written Mar 11, 2010
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