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Cinder Cone Snow Canyon State Park




Plate 735X. Cinder Cone Snow Canyon State Park 1919 – 2005 Viewed north-northwest to one of the cinder cones in Snow Canyon State Park. A gravel pit has been excavated at the lower-right edge of the cinder cone. Shrubs include sagebrush, Mormon tea, and rubber rabbitbrush. Pinyon and juniper have increased in the distance.

Photo Information:

Original photograph taken by J.B. Reeside (No. 82) in 1919; retake by Darrell McMahon on August 4, 2004 - - Photo No. DM-42-2A. 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 267556 E, 4125922 N; elevation 5,525 ft.

January 2018