Friday, 2 February 2007

Waterfalls and romantic glens

"The mountain terminates in abrupt precipices of immense depth at the bottom of which is seen a glen as romantically beautiful as can be imagined." J.T. Campbell, 1815, Sydney Gazette

This quote is also inscribed in a rock at the revamped Echo Point display, Katoomba.


Dante's Glen, North Lawson
Blue Mountains

Words to Walk With:

glen /glen/, n. a small narrow, secluded valley. [ME, from Gaelic gle(a)nn, c. Welsh glyn)

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