Grand Gulch Backpacking

The desert of south east Utah is a seductive landscape of red, orange and pink rock formations, deep canyons, and hints of civilizations past. One of my favorite areas is in the vicinity of Grand Gulch on Cedar Mesa. In April of 2014, we did several backpacking trips as well as day hikes exploring the canyons and mesa tops.

On the Fish-Owl Canyons Loop
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Our camp on the mesa
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Along the Slickhorn Canyon to San Juan River trek
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A sacred place
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A discovered tower
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The last mornings sunrise – until next time
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