Monday, June 13, 2011

Mount Roraima

Mount Roraima is the highest of the Pakaraima mountain chain in South America. The 31 square kilometer summit area is defined by 400 meter tall cliffs on all sides and includes the borders of Brazil, Venezuela, and Guyana. The tabletop mountains of the Pakaraima’s are considered some of the oldest geological formations on Earth, dating back to some two billion years ago.

1 comment:

  1. Are we there yet? I've been wanting to go to the tepuis in Argentina forever!