Escalante Canyons with kids

SEAlpine

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Family trip in March to some canyons in the Escalante.

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Upper Calf Creek.


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Upper Calf Creek.


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Long slog to Zebra slot.

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Zebra slot.
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Zebra slot.

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Zebra slot.

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Batty Pass Caves.

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Batty Pass Caves.
 

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swmalone

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Looks like a good trip. I take it that these canyons aren't overly technical? I have been trying to plan our first trip to the Escalante area and reading a lot of trip reports for the area.
 

SEAlpine

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Looks like a good trip. I take it that these canyons aren't overly technical? I have been trying to plan our first trip to the Escalante area and reading a lot of trip reports for the area.

None of these hikes were technical. We got some scrapes getting into the upper parts of Zebra.
 
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