Welcome to Rock City

Welcome to Rock City (HM1IK0)

Location: Minneapolis, KS 67467 Ottawa County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 5.369', W 97° 43.992'

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Rock City rocks are magnificent examples of sandstone concretions which have formed in the millions of years since Kansas was covered by an inland sea. This is the only place in the world where so many concretions of such giant size are found in one area.


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Rock City
has been designated a
Registered Natural Landmark
This site possesses exceptional value
as an illustration of the nation's natural
heritage and contributes to a better
understanding of man's environment


1978
Heritage Conservation and Recreation Service
United States Department of the Interior

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HM NumberHM1IK0
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Date Added Sunday, December 28th, 2014 at 9:01pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 609557 N 4327470
Decimal Degrees39.08948333, -97.73320000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 5.369', W 97° 43.992'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 5' 22.14" N, 97° 43' 59.52" W
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Area Code(s)785
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Ivy Rd, Minneapolis KS 67467, US
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