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Pictures of amazing colored Rock Strata. Images of The Wave found among the Coyote Buttes in Paria Canyon in southern Utah and Northern Arizona.
December 31, 2008
Pictures of Sandstone Strata and strange hoodoos. Images of the Northern Coyote Buttes found in Paria Canyon in southern Utah.
December 31, 2008
Pictures of Kolob Canyon in Zion National Park near Saint George in Southern Utah. Views of Horse Ranch Mountain, Paria Point, Beatty Point, and Nagunt Mesa, Timber Top Mountain, Red Butte
December 31, 2007
Bryce Canyon National Park, Various Viewpoints, Agua Canyon, Swamp Canyon, Farview Point, Natural Bridge, Rainbow Point, Yovimpa Point, Paria View
July 14, 2000
Highway 89 - Southern Utah
From near the town of Marysvale looking north towardBig Rock Ca
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
Driving south down the snowy House Rock Valley Road with the Coc
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
Burnt Orange Sanstone Knolls
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
This is seen along the trail to the Wave (This is looking back t
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
Snow Crystals had formed over the entire lower half of Utah.
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
Swirling layers like pages of sand.
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
Coyote Buttes, you could hear the coyotes in the distance, cackl
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
A written record of the past few million years.
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
A snow hat to keep cool in the blazing Sun.
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
Sandstone layeres painted in snow.
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
Looking southeast toward Top Rock Mesa. Straight ahead lies The
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
Top Rock Mesa. The giant crevice in the center guides you toward
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
Top Rock. A closer view of the crevice.You can see a little arch
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
More Coyote Buttes to the southeast.
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
Nice Buttes
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Layers of time with a tinge of turbulance.
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The Butte Brothers with their arched faces looking west to catch
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Among the Buttes
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
The snow just makes the colors that much more extreme.


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An arched Butte
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Frozen Caramel Castles
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
Worlds of whirls and swirls
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Gnarled ancient sandstone.
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
A capstone that refuses to erode.
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
Three little buttes below.
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
Looks like the skull of a muppet.
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
An arch above the Wave
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
A different texture of sandstone.
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
Frozen Silent Music
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
Rarely does something so silent, make so much sound.
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
The sandstone smile looks happily towards his bretheren.
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
Strange iron deposits found along the red stripes.
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
A much lesser travelled area of the Coyote Buttes.
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
The contrast of two timeframes.
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
A mushroom hoodoo found above the Wave.
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
This is near the final approach to the Wave
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
Sine waves of time, undulating in a frozen dance.
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
More Sandstone Stratification found along the trail.


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The northern Coyote Buttes
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
The brain behind it all.
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
Atop the northern end of the Coyote Buttes
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Snow covered giant hoodoos.
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
A view of the only difficult route finding area.You cross over t
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
On the northwet side of Paria Canyon you can see Molly's Nipple
Paria Canyon - The Wave
The Wave is just a small section within the Coyote Buttes.
Paria Canyon - The Wave
This is an excellent example of rythmic layering.
Paria Canyon - The Wave
More patterned stratification.Some people don't beleive that the
Paria Canyon - The Wave
Looks like a strange latex rubber layer stretched over the rock.
Paria Canyon - The Wave
Time+ Water+ Wind + Sandstone = Organic Art
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The Wave with a smidgen of snow.
Paria Canyon - The Wave
Wave turbulance frozen in time.
Paria Canyon - The Wave
Follow the corridor to the Sun.
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Standing waves of sound recorded in sand.
Paria Canyon - The Wave
Demonic images found within the strata.
Paria Canyon - The Wave
The Big Wave, it looks like a giant peice of wood.
Paria Canyon - The Wave
A close up of the giant mesa walls behind the Wave.Reminds me of
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The division between new and old.


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The giant mesa behind the Wave.
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The actual Wave with snow on it's south facing walls.
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Ancient Maps of Time.
Paria Canyon - The Wave
A story is written here, it tells of wind, rain, snow and eons o
Paria Canyon - The Wave
Above the Wave are more gnarled rock structures.
Paria Canyon - The Wave
Beautiful yet alien looking hoodoo mounds.
Paria Canyon - The Wave
Firey wisps and broken scales of ancient sandstone.
Paria Canyon - The Wave
Warped and distorted petrifed skin.Visit the BLM's Website to ge
Kolob Canyon Peaks.Horse Ranch Mountain 8,726 Paria Point 7,817,
Kolob Canyon Peaks.Horse Ranch Mountain 8,726 Paria Point 7,817,
Looking east toward Kolob Canyon, part of Zion National Park.Par
Looking east toward Kolob Canyon, part of Zion National Park.Par
Paria Point
Paria Point
From inside Kolob Canyon looking east to Horse Ranch Mountain an
From inside Kolob Canyon looking east to Horse Ranch Mountain an
Paria Point
Paria Point
Horse Ranch Mountain, Paria Point and Beatty Point.
Horse Ranch Mountain, Paria Point and Beatty Point.
 Young Hoodoo, at Paria View
Young Hoodoo, at Paria View



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