Cruising on highway 95 north through Fry Canyon and Hite, the sun is setting and the landscape is pushing the last bit of color from the peaks as the darkness looms in the east. I’m hoping to cut through these last few canyons and get to a campsite, but as I keep driving I realize I’m on a scenic byway and am cutting through some beautiful country. Continue reading “Utah Adventure Pt 10 – Scenic Byway”
As I awoke at Crystal Geyser and enjoyed my morning cup of coffee, I packed up camp and moved out to view the pictographs at Sego Canyon. Taking the Thompson Springs exit on I-70 and headed through town, around a bend, and down a road headed straight into the mountains to the north, I felt the excitement to see these pictographs that were a couple hundred years old. Venturing past the “No Trespassing” signs I could see a pull-off just up ahead. Continue reading “Utah Adventure Pt 2 – Sego Canyon”
I recently returned from Utah on a 5 day adventure touring some petroglyphs around Green River and the Four Corners Region. Camping under the stars and hiking into some of these remote areas was exhilarating and exhausting. Utah in May is still very comfortable with highs in the 80-90’s and lows averaging around 40 degrees Fahrenheit. The humidity was low and the vegetation was very green and lush while the flowers were in full bloom.
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