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Letting Go - Glen Canyon

Crossing the Colorado River at Page, Arizona, we watch the arrested flow of the river push against the arched back of the Glen Canyon Dam. With what little remaining view we have of the walls of Glen Canyon, we get a hint of the magnificence this canyon displayed prior to the construction of the dam. 57 more words

Aerial Photography

Nature Versus Progress

There is nowhere in the southwest that is more of a controversial spot in nature for me then the Glen Canyon Dam and National Park area  ( 620 more words

Travels

More Upper Footbridge Mania

The shortest distance between two points is a straight line. Here’s proof:

The photo above was taken from the west side of the canyon. Behind the photographer was a circular parking lot built around a small sandstone hill. 175 more words

Page Arizona

Along "Hole In The Rock Road"

This is a 54 mile dirt and gravel road that reaches Lake Powell and the Glen Canyon National Recreation Area in Southern Utah.  It should be named… 227 more words

Desert Southwest

Movies, Movies, Movies

The area around Page has always been a prime location for movies and TV shows. The rugged and unusual terrain in the area makes it a unique spot for movie making. 181 more words

Page Arizona

Glen Canyon Moonrise/Sunset

Glen Canyon is that canyon that pretty much disappeared once construction started on the Glen Canyon Dam in 1956. It was finished in 1966. But the Colorado River was backed up into the canyon which later formed Lake Powell and the Glen Canyon National Recreation Area. 32 more words

Desert Southwest