Stone Mountain is a quarts rock. It is located at Stone Mountain Park in Stone Mountain, Georgia. Some interesting fact about Stone Mountain include: the carving of Robert E. Lee is as tall as a nine-story building, the entire carving measures 90 feet tall, 190 feet wide, and 11 feet deep, it is larger than Mount Rushmore. Stone Mountain formed 300 million years ago deep underground during the formation of the Appalachian Mountains.
Tybee Island is an island and city. It is located in Chatham County, Georgia, near the city of Savannah. Some interesting facts ...view middle of the document...
Brasstown Bald is the highest natural point in the state of Georgia, with a summit elevation of 4,784 feet above sea level. It is located in the Chattahoochee-Oconee National forest. Some interesting facts include: when visiting you can see four states- Georgia, Tennessee, North Carolina, and Alabama, and Brasstown was the name of a Cherokee settlement about five miles from the peak. It was formed by two tectonic plates pushing together.
Ellison’s Cave is a pit cave located in Walker County, Georgia, on Pigeon Mountain in the Appalachian Plateaus of Northwest Georgia. Some interesting facts include: Ellison’s Cave is the deepest know pit cave in the continental US, and the cave is 586 feet straight down. Ellison’s Cave was formed when tectonic plates shifted.
The Savannah River is a major river in the Southeastern United States, forming most of the border between South Carolina and Georgia. The river is located mainly in eastern Georgia and western South Carolina. Some interesting facts include: the river is 301 miles long, the Chattooga and Tallulah Rivers join the Savannah River to form the Tugaloo River, and the Savannah River provides drinking water to Augusta, Savannah, Hilton Head, and Beauford, SC. The Savannah River was formed by The Seneca and Tugaloo Rivers forming together.