1000 Wonders of the World!
Perce Rock
CC0 | Author: Tango7174 | Full Size | More Pics >

Perce Rock

Wonder Type: Natural
Country: Canada
Percé Rock (French Rocher Percé, "pierced rock") is a huge sheer rock formation in the Gulf of Saint Lawrence on the tip of the Gaspé Peninsula in Quebec, Canada, off Percé Bay. Percé Rock appears from a distance like a ship under sail. It is one of the world's largest natural arches located in water and is considered a geologically and historically rich natural icon of Quebec. It is a major attraction in the Gaspesie region. [More Details]
This article uses material from the Wikipedia article "Perce Rock", which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike 3.0 License.