Huge bluffs ruptured from the ground and oozed with water.
The village is best known as a summer resort; it is built on bluffs and on a series of terraces rising from Round and Pine lakes and affording extensive views; and there are a number of attractive summer residences.
Beloit is attractively situated on high bluffs on both sides of the river.
The coast is for the most part flat, with occasional low cliffs and bluffs of red sandstone.
Many of the residences are on bluffs commanding beautiful views of river scenery; and good building material has been obtained from the Burlington limestone quarries.