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Painted Hills are part of the John Day Fossil Beds National Monument. Located near Mitchell, Oregon Painted Hills is named after the colorful layers of it's hills corresponding to various geological eras, formed when the area was an ancient river floodplain. Late afternoon light is best for photography.
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