A balancing rock is a natural geological formation, a large rock or boulder is a very large size, resting on other rocks. This formation is very often looks very shaky and unstable. In fact, it is only an illusion, these blocks are firmly linked to the main cliff, or support. From this material you can read about the most amazing balancing rocks.
This rock is one of the main attractions Arches National Park in Utah.
Full height of the cliff is 39 meters, the height of balancing equal parts of 16.75 meters. A large boulder on top of a cliff, you can compare the size of three school buses. Until recently, the rock had a companion similar, but much smaller stone, collapsed in the winter of 1975
This block is located in the Garden of the Gods Colorado springs.
The place is very popular among tourists, it is very often photographed for memory
This rock seems to defy gravity as it is located on the edge of a small pedestal.
The column height of 9 meters and consists of two sections, looming menacingly over the raging ocean
Here you can see many curious rock formations are scattered over an area of 50 acres.
But the Rock Idol stands out, it is balanced on a tiny stone. Amazing shape was formed by wind and water over thousands of years
This miracle is in a National Park Mushroom rocks, in the smoky hills region of Kansas.
These formations were the result of a process of nonuniform erosion when the solid mass of Sandstone resisted the process, while the fulcrum was more soft and formed the shape of a mushroom
Although such formations can be seen throughout Zimbabwe, Chiremba became world famous thanks to their picture on the Zimbabwean currency.
These rocks have also been used as a metaphorical theme to explain the importance of balance in the fragile environment of man and nature
Mountain formation called the Mexican hat is located on Highway 163 in 24 miles West of bluff.
The name appeared due to the special shape, reminiscent of a Mexican sombrero with a width of 60 feet and a length of 12 feet
Marble devil is one of the most famous Australian rocks, located South of Tennant Creek.
These are very beautiful huge boulders here you can see everywhere. Their size varies from 50 centimeters to 6 meters in diameter. Many of them seem to be extremely unstable, as if they're about to collapse into the abyss. It's only an illusion, boulders standing in this position for thousands of years
This massive boulder with a volume of 5 cubic meters wedged in a crevice at the edge of the Kjerag mountain.
Under the stone there's nothing in the abyss, only 984 feet. Mountain of Norway is very popular among tourists, this stone is very popularly to be photographed, and just to walk on it
And finally, go to the most popular balancing stone. This Golden kyaiktiyo Pagoda in Myanmar.
She is one of the most sacred places of Myanmar, as according to legend, a huge boulder rests on the edge just by a hair of the Buddha. It seems as if the rock defies gravity and is about to collapse and rolled away down the slope. Adds drama also the fact that the top of the rock built a small pagoda, covered with sheets of gold