Fault slickensides, Mecca Hills, Riverside Co, CA. A minor right-lateral fault exposed along Hwy 195 about 4 mi NE of the San Andreas fault. Even though this is a minor fault, the fault exposure is quite large & impressively well preserved
Severely deformed sedimentary rock layers exposed in a roadcut of the Antelope Valley Freeway (Interstate Highway 19) within the San Andreas Fault zone near Palmdale, California. The sedimentary rocks were deposited in late Miocene streams & ponds. This folding and faulting occurs within the San Andreas Fault zone.