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I chose Harris Wash for my  backpacking trip for a few reasons. It has a good reputation, so I knew it would be nice. But it has a good reputation, so I knew it tends to be filled with a few more people than I prefer to see on a desert trip. 870 more words

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Decades-old oil spill found in the Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument by hikers, BLM says

By Natalie Crofts, March 28th, 2014

KANE COUNTY — Hikers found a decades-old oil spill in a side canyon that flows into the Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument, officials said. 262 more words

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Grosvenor Arch

Not far from Kodachrome Basin Utah State Park along the west edge of  Grandstaircase – Escalante National Monument is an impressive double arch named after a past president of the National Geographic society. 21 more words

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Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument: Paria Rimrocks Toadstools

Between Kanab Utah and Page Arizona, on the north side of US 89 between mile marker 19 and 20, is a marked trailhead that is the start of a path to a toadstool rock

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