Tusher Canyon / Green River 11/2013

ROKTAXI

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My friend, Guy, from NM and I went through Tusher Canyon the first week of November to look for more rock art he had found in the area a couple years ago. He wanted to travel a road he had seen earlier but didn't drive as well.




My trusty guard dog... no need to set my door locks
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A few rock art panels along the canyon
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We popped out of the canyon and soon after we came full on with this magnificent animal. He wasn't all that concerned of our presence.
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After an hour or so, we saw a hunter coming out of a side canyon and we showed him our pictures of the ram. He calmly said it would have been a nice price but is slated for another time.

We continued on and road progressively got narrower (ATVish). About a 1/2 hour later, the road "ended" at a side hill that had sloughed off. But it was a great location for some good pictures of the Green River below
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The sun was getting pretty low so we hung around a little while longer to get a good sunset picture
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It was a great way to end the.... END!
Well, almost anyway... we made back to GR to REALLY end the day at RAY'S!!

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Great shots! That pup of yours is a great looking dog and the ram - wow!
 

Howells Outdoors

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Yeah that ram was sweet! Great shot of it!
 
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