Stunning ice sculptures on the surfaces of lakes inside Colorado's Rocky ...

Stunning ice sculptures that look like frozen waves form on the surfaces of lakes inside Colorado's Rocky Mountain Park Ice sculptures that resemble frozen waves have formed on the surfaces of lakes in Colorado's Rocky Mountain Park A weather phenomenon in Colorado is responsible for the stunning natural that emerges in photos taken by vacationers and outdoor lovers Instagram posts reveal several of the sculptures spotted forming on the park's Dream Lake this winter

By Ralph R. Ortega For Dailymail.com

Published: 05:09 GMT, 4 March 2020 | Updated: 06:48 GMT, 4 March 2020

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Amazing ice sculptures that resemble frozen waves have formed on the surfaces of lakes in Colorado's Rocky Mountain Park. 

The near-perfect sculptures spotted at the park's Dream Lake, located some 9,905ft above sea level, are not caused by the waters freezing.  

In fact, water starts to turn into a slush called frazil before it freezes into ice. 

Landscape photographer Eric Gross took this incredible image of the frozen sculptures that appeared on Dream Lake in Colorado's Rocky Mount National Park in February

Landscape photographer Eric Gross took this incredible image of the frozen sculptures that appeared on Dream Lake in Colorado's Rocky Mount National Park in February

Gross said he was quick to shoot the images when he came across the frozen lake in February, because the frozen 'surface screamed opportunity and chance, as any unique sight in nature is sure to be short-lived'

Gross said he was quick to shoot the images when he came across the frozen lake in February, because the frozen 'surface screamed opportunity and chance, as any unique sight in nature is sure to be short-lived'

Instead, a weather phenomenon in Colorado is responsible

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