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Sunset Point

1929

2006

Description:

Plate 1292X. Sunset Point 1929 – 2006 Viewed south-southwest from Sunset Point in Bryce Canyon National Park. Inspiration Point is on the skyline. A ponderosa pine now blocks the original camera station, so the retake was made 15 feet further east (left). Little appears to have changed.

Photo Information:

Original photograph taken by Grant (BC-27) on September 19, 1929; retake by Charles E. Kay on June 25, 2006 - - Photo No. 5673-32. Original photograph (Zion 12366) held by the National Park Service, Zion National Park, Springdale, UT.

Vegetative Community:

Conifer

Location:

South West: Section 36, Range 4 West, Township 37 South; UTM 397200 E, 4164350 N; elevation 8,000 ft.

January 2018