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Ancient drawings of two animals and a human, on a small pile of rocks surrounded by desert foliage.
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Orientation: Landscape
Photographer/Submitter: Chris Barns
Wilderness: North McCullough Wilderness
Categories: Cultural/historical/archeological/paleontological/site
Keywords: Historical, Desert, Archeological, Rock art, Petroglyphs
Description: Sloan canyon in the north mccullough wilderness contains one of the most significant and sacred cultural sites in southern nevada. more than 300 rock art panels with 1,700 individual design elements occur. archaeologists believe the petroglyphs represent native cultures dating from the archaic to historic era.



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