Castleton Tower, seen from Castle Valley near Moab, Utah
This is Castleton Tower, as seen from Castle Valley near Moab, Utah. It rises 400 feet and is composed of Wingate sandstone. It rests on a 1,000 foot tall cone of lesser rock. Much of the formation is coated in a white glaze of calcite. The tower is a popular destination for rock climbers.
Castle Valley is a very small town, home to roughly 350 people, including musicians, authors, artists, scientists, and many others.