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Rocks found when digging a new garden bed can be stacked into a pile to make a stone cairn, a simple type of monument or marker. Cairns have been constructed for thousands of years and are widely seen in highland regions and coastal areas throughout the world. Cairns often are used to mark trails in parks as an ...
Sharon Slaymaker saved to Stuff to Buy
Joern.dk – Sculpture galleries – Stones
arnie B. Baylin saved to Art Ideas
What are those rock structures on the trail? Understand the importance of rock cairns, who builds them, and what they are & aren't for.
Jan Daniel Jonker saved to Hiking
Create beautiful compliments to a rock garden or potted plant with these Feng Shui Rock Towers! You might call them Balancing towers.....
K!M saved to Random Unfiled Ideas
You know those books – those that, once you’ve read them, you can’t imagine not KNOWING all the good stuff inside? Such is the case with an excellent new book, Cairns: Messengers in Stone. Written by Geologist David B. Williams, this is one of the best books I’ve read all year. It focuses on cairns in all their glory – geology, ecology, on the trail, burial cairns, the role of cairns in expeditions, how to build cairns, and a global tour of cairns.
Danica Swanson saved to Cairns: Stone Messengers
The Art of Rock Balancing by Michael Grab @ gravityglue.com #ad
PÃ©ter Farkas saved to Művészet
I see these cairns all the time when hiking. This brings up some good points on the pros and cons of making cairns for fun. #hikingtips #cairns #hiking #backpacking
Jakes Nature Blog saved to Backpacking the West