Prescribed burn South Monroe Mountain- photos from Capitol Reef area

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This Sunday afternoon on a calm sunny day we saw smoke drifting in to Capitol Reef NP. I was worried it was a wildfire, but it seems we witnessed a prescribed burn. Yesterday afternoon all of Boulder mountain was covered in smoke and it seemed to be drifting towards Boulder.


Overview point late afternoon Sunday
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Cohab canyon trail
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Nice sunset from our campsite East of the park
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Monday afternoon, view from the end of Chimney Rock trail. Boulder Mountain was covered in smoke.
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Chimney Rock TH, at the road.
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We should have waited it out untill sunset yesterday, but instead I got a Hanksville parking lot shot :rolleyes:
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