Legend Rock named a top archaeological site in U.S.

(Thermopolis, Wyo.) - Legend Rock State Historic Site north of Thermopolis has been named one of the 10 Best Archeological Sites in America. The designation came from USA Today. According to the Wyoming State Parks and Historic Sites website, Legend Rock is a 400 meter long, near vertical cliff with more than 92 prehistoric petroglyph panels and over 300 petroglyph figures. Legend Rock is located 29 miles northwest of Thermopolis. Completed in 2011, Legend Rock now has a visitor center, interpretative trails, and picnic shelter. The visitors center opens in May. See the post here . *Feature Image: Legend Rock - Wikipedia Commons via Google Images /