Lava Point Lookout
Plate 1451X. Lava Point Lookout 1957 – 2007 Viewed east-northeast to the lookout at Lava Point in Zion National Park. This lookout was built after an earlier structure was destroyed by fire - - see Plate 1452x. The lookout has since been removed and the area turned into a viewpoint by the Park Service. In the distance, white fir, spruce, ponderosa pine, oak, mountain brush, pinyon, and juniper have increased.
Original photograph (Zion 7972) taken by C.E. Jepson on September 23, 1957; retake by Charles E. Kay on June 22, 2007 - - Photo No. 5815-21. Original photograph held by the National Park Service, Zion National Park, Springdale, UT.
Conifer, Mountain Brush, Pinyon, Juniper
South West: Section 31, Range 10 West, Township 39 South; UTM 320418 E, 4139369 N; elevation 7,880 ft.