Day 3, Stop 5
38o 13.463' N
111o 13.226' W
Slickrock Divide is a good place to get a visual overview of the Moenkopi Formation and the overlying Chinle Formation. The dip of the Moenkopi Formation in this region is 17o to the east (Mathis, 2000).
A divide is a division between two drainage basins. Water in this region divides between Grand Wash in the north and Capitol Gorge to the south.