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Hurricane, Utah




Plate 664X. Hurricane, Utah 1920 – 2004 Viewed northwest from the top of Hurricane Cliffs to Hurricane, Utah. The Pine Valley Mountains are in the distance. Agricultural areas have declined as the city has expanded. Although difficult to see, pinyon, juniper, and mountain brush have increased along the base of the Pine Valley Mountains. The Virgin River is hidden from view in a canyon just beyond the townsite.

Photo Information:

U.S. Forest Service photograph (150364) taken by Shipp in 1920; retake by Darrell McMahon on May 12, 2004 - - Photo No. DM-11-12A. Original photograph (2310-Dixie-69) held in the U.S. Forest Service Regional Office Photographic Collection housed at Weber State University, Ogden, UT.

Vegetative Community:

Pinyon, Juniper, Mountain Brush


South West: Section 1, Range 13 East, Township 32 South; UTM 297327 E, 4115250 N; elevation 3,974 ft.

January 2018