Escalante - Grand Staircase, Utah:  Gallery 1, 12 May 2005

Aspen forested highlands, with snow still dominating the landscape in mid-May, lead you down into the rounded, whitish canyons of Escalante (The Grand Staircase).  It is a beautiful ridge-top ride along UT-12.  [13 photos]


Surprise May scenery

From the highlands, looking southwest

The rounded rocks of Escalante.

Escalante Canyons

Looking northeast, back up at the highlands

A crescent canyon

Long canyon

More odd Utah rock formations

Road through Escalante

UT-12 southeast towards Bryce Canyon

Escalante High School's track

Moby goes offroading