Flint Hills - John Morrison

Flint Hills

The Kansas Flint Hills, formed by the erosion of Permian-age limestones and shales, extend from Marshall County, in the north, to Cowley County, in the south, and are known as the Osage Hills in Oklahoma. Named for the embedded bands of chert, or flint, the Flint Hills region is one of the last great preserves of tallgrass prairie in the country. —Kansas Geological Survey

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Ivanpah Road - May Sundown

Ivanpah Road - May Sundown

Ivanpah Road passes through an open range portion of the Gottsch Cattle Company’s Rosalia Ranch, site of the 2014 edition of the Symphony In The Flint Hills. This was the view at sunset two weeks before the event. Northeast of Rosalia in eastern Butler County, Kansas. May 31, 2014.

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