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Johnson Canyon




Plate 857X. Johnson Canyon 1907 – 2005 Viewed northeast to Mark Point (6,321 ft.) in Johnson Canyon. The road has been widened, paved, and a new bridge built over Johnson Wash. This is just above the mouth of Skutumpah Canyon. To the right of the road in the foreground is a lava intrusion. Pinyon and juniper have increased. Oakbrush has increased around the lava - - lower photo right.

Photo Information:

Original photograph taken in 1907; retake by Charles E. Kay on June 18, 2005 - - Photo No. 5452-8. Original photograph held by the Utah Historical Society (No. 10,754), Salt Lake City, UT.

Vegetative Community:

Pinyon, Juniper, Oakbrush


South West: Section 24, Range 5 West, Township 41 South; UTM 378500 E, 4121300 N; elevation 5,790 ft.

January 2018