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Gilpin's Falls

Gilpin's Falls
Gilpin's Falls

Gilpin's Falls is probably the best outcrop of undeformed early Paleozoic metavolcanic pillow basalts in the Middle Atlantic states. It is also a prime example of a fall zone stream.

Location: Cecil County, MD

Year designated: 1980

Acres: 9

Ownership: Private

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Last Updated: June 28, 2012