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Orderville, Utah




Plate 549X. Orderville, UT 1900- 2004 Viewed east to Orderville, UT. Elkheart Cliffs are in the distance. Cottonwoods have increased along the East Fork of the Virgin River. Pinyon and juniper have increased, though, old stumps indicate that early European settlers cleared the hillsides for firewood and fencing.

Photo Information:

Original photograph taken ca. 1900; retake by Charles E. Kay on July 2, 2004 - - Photo No. 5363-8. Original photograph (P-1093-13) held by the LDS Church Archives, Salt Lake City, UT.

Vegetative Community:

Riparian, Pinyon, Juniper


South West: Section 4, Range 7 West, Township 41 South; UTM 354300 E, 4126550 N; elevation 5,600 ft.

January 2018