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Cinder Cone Snow Canyon State Park




Plate 732X. Cinder Cone Snow Canyon State Park 1919 – 2005 Viewed southwest to one of the cinder cones in Snow Canyon State Park. A new trail has been built to the top of the cinder cone. Shrubs include Mormon tea, mountain big sage, and silver sage. Pinyon and juniper have increased - - photo left-center edge, as has Great Basin wild rye.

Photo Information:

Original photograph taken by J.B. Reeside (No. 81) in 1919; retake by Darrell McMahon on August 4, 2004 - - Photo No. DM-40-23. Original photograph held by the U.S. Geological Survey Photographic Library, Denver, CO.

Vegetative Community:

Pinyon, Juniper, Sagebrush


South West: Section 2, Range 16 West, Township 41 South; UTM 267301 E, 4125621 N; elevation 4,522 ft.

January 2018