Hiking in Separation Canyon in East Zion

On our last day in St. George, Karen and I decided to return to a canyon in east Zion that we hiked in a year ago. Separation Canyon is a broad wash with great views of the surrounding cliffs and peaks. This year we made it to the south end divide and peered into Parunuweap […]

Snow Canyon

On our next to last day in St. George we all headed out to Snow Canyon for some exploring, hiking, and geocaching. We saw petrified sand dunes, lava tubes, and large lava flows.

Petrified sand dune

Climbing out of a small lava cave

Lava flow in the bottom of Snow Canyon

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Hiking the crest of the Virgin Anticline

Dan wanted to spend a day geocaching near St. George and suggested a one-way hike along the crest of the Virgin Anticline. On paper this looked easy enough—about 35 caches over 4 miles point to point. We dropped a vehicle at the end point and Janet dropped us off at the beginning.

Crest of […]