Zion Canyon Snow
From along the Zion Highway looking up the steep sanstone walls.
Zion Canyon Snow
Snow covered red and white sandstone.
Zion Canyon Snow
From near the Zion Overlook Trail looking south.
Zion Canyon Snow
Just outside of the Mount Carmel Tunnel.A similar image of this
Zion Canyon Snow
The West Temple
Zion Canyon Snow
A close up of the hoodoo spires found on top of The Court of the
Zion Canyon Snow
The East Temple
Zion Canyon Snow
The Court of the Patriarchs
Zion Canyon Snow
Sheer sandstone cliffs with sinusoidal curved hoodoos on top.
Zion Canyon Snow
The blood stained Altar of Sacrifice.
Zion Canyon Snow
Snowy Strata lines as seen from along the Zion Highway.
Zion Canyon Snow
Rhythmic stratification as seen from the Zion Highway.
Zion Canyon Snow
White Mountain
Zion Canyon Snow
Near the eastern entrance looking east toward Checkerboard Mesa'
Zion Canyon Snow
Looking up the steep snow covered walls of Checkerboard Mesa.
Zion Canyon Snow
Another shot of a snowy Checkerboard Mesa
Zion Canyon Snow
A snow frosted Checkerboard Mesa.
Zion Overlook Trail
From near the start of the Zion Overlook Trail.
Zion Overlook Trail
Along the Zion Overlook Trail
Zion Overlook Trail
Just off the trail to the Zion Overlook looking southwest.
Zion Overlook Trail
Looking south from near the Zion Overlook.Snow covered sandstone
Zion Overlook Trail
From near the Zion Overlook TrailMore Pictures of Zion National
Highway 89 - Southern Utah
Strawberry Point, among The Pink CliffsLooking northwest from ne
Highway 89 - Southern Utah
Giant Orange Sand Castles
Highway 89 - Southern Utah
These formations are the same as the Cedar Break area.
Highway 89 - Southern Utah
Pine Knoll 8,535


Highway 89 - Southern Utah
From Highway 89 looking east.The Sunset Cliffs along the Paunsau
Highway 89 - Southern Utah
From Highway 89 looking east toward the Sevier PlateauMount Dutt
Highway 89 - Southern Utah
Paunsaugunt Plateau, The Sunset Cliffs
Highway 89 - Southern Utah
Sevier Plateau
Highway 89 - Southern Utah
Paunsaugunt Plateau
Highway 89 - Southern Utah
Sunset Cliffs
Highway 89 - Southern Utah
Paunsaugunt Plateau
Highway 89 - Southern Utah
From near the town of Marysvale looking north towardBig Rock Ca
Looking west toward Zion National ParkThis is a spring pump wind
Looking west toward Zion National ParkThis is a spring pump wind
These Buffalo had destroyed the fence to get into the parking lo
These Buffalo had destroyed the fence to get into the parking lo
Nothing like fresh melted road water on a cold afternoon.
Nothing like fresh melted road water on a cold afternoon.
Some refreshing melted snow for the thirsty buffalo.
Some refreshing melted snow for the thirsty buffalo.
Lapping up some buffalo-buscuit flavored water.
Lapping up some buffalo-buscuit flavored water.
Mmmmm... Cow-pie smoothie.
Mmmmm... Cow-pie smoothie.
Time to go back to converitng hay into pucky.
Time to go back to converitng hay into pucky.
Whatchoo looking at?
Whatchoo looking at?
Climbing back over the snow wall.
Climbing back over the snow wall.
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
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
Layers of time with a tinge of turbulance.
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
The Butte Brothers with their arched faces looking west to catch
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
Among the Buttes
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
The snow just makes the colors that much more extreme.
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
An arched Butte
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
Frozen Caramel Castles
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
Worlds of whirls and swirls
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
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.
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
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
Paria Canyon - Coyote Buttes
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
Paria Canyon - The Wave
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.
Paria Canyon - The Wave
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
Paria Canyon - The Wave
The division between new and old.
Paria Canyon - The Wave
The giant mesa behind the Wave.



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