This post is part of the series about these awesome and breathtaking rocks around the world. List giving links to individual rocks can be seen here and a combined big page showing all the rocks can be viewed here.
Balancing Rock, Tiverton, Long Island, Nova Scotia
St. Mary's Bay, Long Island, St. Mary's Bay, Nova Scotia has many basalt rock formation but pictured below is the most precariously positioned, nine metres high, basalt tower which seems to defy gravity as it stands on its end at the edge of the rock below. The rock is reportedly standing for thousands of year if not a couple of millions years.
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