Dictionary of Geotourism

2020 Edition
| Editors: Anze Chen, Young Ng, Erkuang Zhang, Mingzhong Tian

Granite Ridge

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-2538-0_963

This is a strip-like ridge of granite with a relatively flat top. Some are slightly inclined, some are undulating, and some are serrated. Unlike granite dyke walls, which are vertical, the slopes of granite ridges are steep.

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