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Ginkgo Petrified Forest

Ginkgo Petrified Forest
Ginkgo Petrified Forest

The Ginkgo Petrified Forest contains thousands of logs petrified in lava flows containing an unusually large number of tree species. Logs of the ginkgo tree, rarely found as fossil wood, are located here.

Location: Kittitas County, WA

Year designated: 1965

Acres: 7,644

Ownership: State

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Last Updated: June 28, 2012