Fragments of an Earlier World

Stone Faces Gazetteer
Faces: Ciff Profiles, Boulders, Outcrops

Rhode Island

Indian Head Rock
Jamestown

Negro Head Rock
Middletown

Old Man’s Face
Narragansett Pier

Profile Rock
Newport, South Harbor

Profile Rock
Quonochontaug

South Carolina

Caesar's Head
Greenville

South Dakota

Old Man of the Dells
Dell Rapids

    MNM#01-01278

Tennessee

Bell Witch
Adams

    A flat outline on the ceiling of a cave.

Old Man of the Mountain
Chattanooga

Indian Head or Great Stone Face
Little River Gorge, Smoky Mountains National Park

Texas

Abraham Lincoln’s Profile
Burnet

The Mummy
Mineral Wells

    Nose-to-nose with a formation called “Old Turtleback”. Not a very good face, but somewhat recognizable.

Utah

Guardian of Deseret
Delta

Profile Rock
Great Salt Lake

    Small face on side of approx. 40 ft outcrop on the shore of the Great Salt Lake. Unknown just where on the shore it may be located.

Old Man of the Mountain
Zion National Park

Old Man of the Mountain

Vermont

Profile Rock
Bristol

    MNM#01-01310

The Face
Burlington, Rock Point

Great Stone Face
Mt. Mansfield

    Shown in this postcard as a rough profile on the side of Mt. Mansfield, but is more commonly known as a 2-mile long prone face along the ridge of the mountain.

    MNM#01-01332

 

Great Stone Face

The Hunter
Smuggler's Gap

    This postcard boasts that this formation requires "less stretching of the imagination than do most such formations."

    MNM#01-01106
    MNM#01-01178

    GPS N 44° 33.225', W 72° 47.647'

Smuggler's Face
Smuggler's Gap

Virginia

Indian Head Rock
Bristol

    Located on US 23 at Natural Tunnel

Indian Head Rock
Gate City

N[–] Rock / Great Stone Face
Pennington Gap

Washington Profile
Rawley Springs

Stony Man
Shenandoah National Park

Washington

Old Man of Cape Flattery
Cape Flattery

Martha Washington Rock
Colfax

    An upright boulder. Does this resemble Martha Washington?

Giant Head Rock
Columbia River Gorge

    Rock pillar. Unclear from photos if this has a face or is just a big rock.

Old Man of the Sea
Garibaldi Beach

    Near mouth of Columbia River. A cartoonish neanderthal sort of face on an outcrop off the beach.

The Stone Face
Gray's Harbor

    Cliff profile overlooking harbor.

Old Man of the Gorge
Spokane

MNM#01-01012

Old Man of the Gorge

Lincoln Rock
Wenatchee

    Bluffs overlooking Columbia River. Lincoln Rock is not actually located in Lincoln Rock State Park but is across the river and visible from the park.

    MNM#01-01012

    GPS N 47° 32.691', W 120° 17.741'

West Virginia

The Old Man of the Canyon
Chimney Corner

Wisconsin

Profile Rock
Apostle Islands, Lake Superior

    A small face on the side of this tiny sandstone island (now known as Honeymoon Island) just north of Basswood Island.

    MNM#01-01023

    GPS N 46° 52.355', W 90° 43.604'

Profile Rock
Camp Douglas

    Not clear if the profile is the ledge at the top of the cliff?

    MNM#01-01201

Old Witch Face
Camp McCoy

    MNM#01-01162

Great Stone Face
Devils Lake State Park

Turks Head Rock
Devils Lake State Park

Face Rock
Dodgeville

The Indian
Fountain City

    Visible from northbound Highway 35 midway between Bluff Siding and Fountain City. On top of bluff overlooking Mississippi River.

    MNM#01-01050

Profile Rock
Madison

    Cliff profile overlooks Yahara River at north end of Lake Mendota.

    MNM#01-01195

Old Man of the Dalles
St. Croix Falls

    Across river from Taylors Falls State Park (MN). The face is located just downstream of the highway bridge and best visible from the diving cliffs about 1000 ft south of the bridge.

    MNM#01-01163
    MNM#01-01034

    GPS N 45° 24.005', W 92° 38.999'

Black Hawk's Profile or The Stone Face
Wisconsin Dells

    One of the attractions visible on the Upper Dells boat tour, on Wisconsin River about a mile north of dam.

    MNM#01-01055
    MNM#01-01240

    GPS N 43° 38.500', W 89° 47.129'

Wyoming

Indian Head Rock
Dayton, Tongue River Canyon

Indian Head Rock
Devil's Tower

    A small rock outcrop with a face. Devil's Tower visible in the distance.

Man’s Face Rock
Green River

Devil's Head
Hell's Half Acre

    MNM#01-01165

Old Man of the Park
Sundance

Marianas Islands

Old Man by the Sea
Saipan


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