National Park's cliffs crash 200ft into Lake Superior and narrowly miss kayakers

Mail Online | 8/20/2019 | Phoebe Eckersley For Mailonline
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This is the terrifying moment a national park's 200ft cliff came crashing down and narrowly missed 18 kayakers.

Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore in Michigan, USA, can be seen dramatically crumbling and large pieces of sandstone plummeting into the water in the drone footage on August 12.

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They then shatter into dust and create a ripple through Lake Superior - the largest body of fresh water on this planet.

Maxim Rigaux was on a kayak and started recording just in time to capture the amazing moment pictured and seen in the video above.

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'We were kind of in shock and awe at the same time', he told CNN.

Jon Smithers, 64, is a nature and wildlife photographer and captured the epic moment by chance as he was piloting his new gadget with his photographer friend Craig Blacklock.


He told MLive that he...
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