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Devil'S Garden

1875

2004

Description:

Plate 463X. Devil’s Garden 1875 – 2004 Viewed west to Goblin’s Archway in Devil’s Garden on the Hole-in-the-Rock road southeast of Escalante, UT. Fiftymile Mountain is on the skyline. The rocks in the foreground have eroded. Juniper has increased in height and density. Desert holly, skunkbrush, and Mormon tea are the most common shrubs. The arch is approximately 200 yards south of the BLM parking area.

Photo Information:

Original photograph taken by John Hillers in 1875; retake by Charles E. Kay on May 18, 2004 - - Photo No. 5319-18A. Original photograph (GEH NEG 15414) held by George Eastman House, International Museum of Photography and Film, Rochester, NY. Also see Fowler (1989:78).

Vegetative Community:

Juniper

Location:

South West: Section 13, Range 4 East, Township 37 South; UTM 463750 E, 4159400 N; elevation 5,360 ft.

January 2018