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Red Canyon




Plate 1248X. Red Canyon 1929 – 2006 Viewed northeast to the balanced rocks in Red Canyon. This view is from the first paved parking area west of the Forest Service Visitor Center. Pinyon, juniper, and ponderosa pine have increased.

Photo Information:

Original photograph taken by Grant (BC-4) on September 25, 1929; retake by Charles E. Kay on June 22, 2006 - - Photo No. 5658-29. Original photograph (Zion 12366) held by the National Park Service, Zion National Park, Springdale, UT.

Vegetative Community:

Pinyon, Juniper, Conifer


South West: Section 27, Range 4½ West, Township 35 South; UTM 383800 E, 4178000 N; elevation 7,215 ft.

January 2018