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Spiral Jetty near Brigham City

The "Spiral Jetty" sculpture, a 1,500-foot-long coil stretching into the lake, was created from basalt and earth by artist Robert Smithson in 1970 during a long drought. It became submerged a few years later when lake levels rose again. In 1999, it resurfaced.
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