Art - PhotographicHitting the Road Selection of Pictures by Billion Photos Leading towards Milford Sound in New Zealand, this scenic road passes through stunning landscapes including mountain ranges, glacier-carved valleys, crystal clear lakes and native rainforests.At it’s highest point the road reaches 940 metres above sea level with views down over the beautiful lakes and shores below. Valley of Fire State Park is a public recreation and nature preservation area covering nearly 46,000 acres located 16 miles south of Overton, Nevada. The state park derives its name from red sandstone formations, the Aztec Sandstone, which formed from shifting sand dunes 150 million years ago. Trollstigen, the road 63, is a part of the Norwegian Scenic Route; Geiranger – Trollstigen. Driving Trollstigen is a dramatic and exciting experience. The road twists through 11 hairpin bends as it climbs up to Stigrøra (858 metres above sea level). Some places it’s cut into the mountain; and some parts are built on top of stone walls. An impressive bridge in natural stone carries it across the Stigfossen waterfall. The road is a result of hard work and an impressive piece of engineering work dated 100 years back in time. His Majesty King Haakon VII opened the road in the summer of 1936. Pages:Previous123NextLeave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *CommentName * Email * Website This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.