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Entrance to the Narrows, Zion National Park, Utah USA

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The sandstone of the Colorado Plateau forms thin ridges causing some of the canyons to be deep and narrow. The most famous of these narrow slot canyons is the Zion's Narrows in Zion National Park. The entrance to the Narrows is wider and has a paved path. Very quickly the canyon narrows and progress up the canyon can only be made by walking in the Virgin River. This type of canyon exploration can be very dangerous during times of flash flood danger. A number of people have lost their lives when swept downstream by the floods.

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A: Virgin River near the Entrance to the Zion Narrows, Zion National Park, Utah

von James L. Tanner, 80 Meter entfernt

The Zion Narrows is a three and half mile long section of the canyon on the North Fork of the Virgin ...

Virgin River near the Entrance to the Zion Narrows, Zion National Park, Utah

B: Telephone Canyon Waterfall, Zion National Park, Utah, USA

von John Roberts, 180 Meter entfernt

Mid-winter rain and snow on the high plateau keep a steady waterfall flowing from the exit of Telepho...

Telephone Canyon Waterfall, Zion National Park, Utah, USA

C: Zion beach, South of the narrows

von Bill Mumford, 200 Meter entfernt

Deep in the canyon of Zion National Park, exploring the rocky Virgin River. The weather is warm, but ...

Zion beach, South of the narrows

D: Beginning of the Zion Narrows

von Jon Jasper, 700 Meter entfernt

The Zion Narrows just before the trail end and the route through the water begins.JonJasper.com

Beginning of the Zion Narrows

E: Lower West Rim Trail, Zion National Park, Utah, USA

von John Roberts, 890 Meter entfernt

Just north of Angel's Landing, the West Rim trail passes along a ridge between the main canyon of Zio...

Lower West Rim Trail, Zion National Park, Utah, USA

F: Observation Point

von Jon Jasper, 960 Meter entfernt

Jon Jasper at Observation Point in Zion National Park in southern Utah.  The photo has the great view...

Observation Point

G: Observation Point, Zion NP, UT, USA

von Rainer Petzoldt, 970 Meter entfernt

Observation Point, Zion NP, UT, USA

H: Walters Wiggles

von Jon Jasper, 1.1 entfernt

Walter Wiggles is a series of switchbacks leading up towards Angel's Landing in Zion National Park in...

Walters Wiggles

I: Zion River, Little waterfall

von Milan Rademakers, 1.2 entfernt

very nice waterfall next to the walking trail in Zion

Zion River, Little waterfall

J: Observation Point trail, Zion National Park

von Jim Meek, 1.3 entfernt

The Observation Point Trail is one of the more popular trails in Zion National Park though it is stre...

Observation Point trail, Zion National Park

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Dies ist ein Überblick von Zion National Park

Many panoramas of Zion National Park's trails, views, canyons, and peaks.  Zion National Park is known for it large exposure of the Navajo sandstone's steep red walled cliffs and world classic canyons and canyoneering routes.

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