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Balanced Rock Formation Idol Rock

  Nature beautiful creation rock formation, in the shape of beautiful Idol standing over a tiny piece of rock Situated in North Yorkshire, England spread over an area of around 50 acres. The Idol rock weighs around 200 tonnes and at a height of nearly 30 meters in area. It is open all over the year for visitors starting from 8 am until dusk. Entry to watch the Idol and other rock formation is free, however, car parking is charged, for those who are not members of National Trust. There are many other rock formations in the area, developed by nature as a result of erosion of sandstones by water, wind, and glaciation. A few formations are known as The Idol, The Camel, The Turtle, The Dancing Bear, The Watchdog, The Sphinx, are named accordingly because rocks resemble these creatures when viewing with different angles.