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Utah in Bloom

 Here are just a few of the beautiful flowers we have come across in Utah.   

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Kacina

Of the three natural bridges in the park where we work, Kachina is probably my favorite for several reasons. For one, aside from the stunning natural beauty that it offers, there are also a number of Native American artifacts at … Continue reading

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Stunning Sipapu

One of the favorite areas we patrol at Natural Bridges is White Canyon, featuring Sippapu Bridge.   To reach the bridge one must climb down a steep mountain trail that also includes three wooden ladders to assist in navigating the most … Continue reading

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Starry Night

After visiting the Arches, Jonathan and I got in to a bit of a debate about whether we should stay the night in a motel, or save the money and drive the 120 miles back.  We opted for the latter.    … Continue reading

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The Abridged Version

On our first day at Natural Bridges we were a bit nervous as we didn’t know what to expect. We walked over to the vistor center around 7:45am.   Things didn’t get off to the best start when the only … Continue reading

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Here and Back Again

The mountains gave way to an endless scrub forest.  A flat plateau of green trees, rooted in the beige sand were sun bleached  A sign up ahead said “Natural Bridges National Monument.” We arrived at the Visitor and were greeted … Continue reading

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