Burr Trail Loop Hike

Lower Big Horn

Spring 2016 definitely didn’t turn out like I imagined. After months of planning, I scrapped my “Bryce to Canyonlands” itinerary due to a lingering ankle injury as well as schedule complications. Then more logistical conflicts doomed plan B as well. After Plan C seemed less than ideal, I ended up … Continue reading

Video: The Burr Trail Loop Hike

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The video of my 9-day, 153-mile loop hike around the Burr Trail in Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument and Capitol Reef National Park. The windy/cold May 2016 trek through the land of slot canyons and wide-open vistas features Big Horn Canyon, Zebra Slot, Harris Wash, Choprock Canyon, Lower Muley Twist, Upper … Continue reading

2016 Spring Explorations

Cairn at Strike Valley Overlook

I’m headed out today for a series of exploration hikes in southern Utah. Unfortunately I won’t be doing the Bryce to Canyonlands Hike as originally planned due to misc. circumstances. However, I’ve got a good itinerary on tap featuring several multi-day hikes exploring some spots I’ve wanted to hit for … Continue reading