A week on Cedar Mesa

BryanG

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In early April my girlfriend and I set out to spend a month in the Southern Utah desert. After a quick stop at the Grand Canyon we made it to Cedar Mesa in San Juan County. We settled on a campsite off of Coyote Flat Road and set off to explore. The nights were cold and the days perfect with lows in the low 20's and highs in the high 70's. We were also fortunate enough to wake up to a small heard of elk grazing in the flat near our campsite. Overall it was an awesome experience and we cant wait to go back. Here are some of the highlights
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They weren't kidding


Kane Gulch to Junction and Turkey Pen Ruins
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Moon house Ruin and others in McCloud Canyon
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An alcove with some cool pictographs in McCloud Canyon

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Muley Point and surrounding Viewpoints
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We were running low on water so we ran up to Natural Bridges NM to take in some views and fill up our water tanks.
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Government TH to Grand Gulch + some exploring Polly's Island
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Sheik's Canyon & Yellow house ruins
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Road Canyon and the Citadel
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Looking down on Butler Wash and Comb Ridge
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Eugene

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Great pictures. Love Cedar Mesa!! Been there probably 5 or so times. Always see something different.
 
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