Re: Cottonwood Canyon Wilderness Area, St. Ge...
- Nice! How are you and Yo holding up?
--- In Zion_National_Park_Hiking@yahoogroups.com, NJedge@... wrote:
> We've hiked into that area twice, it is a pretty easy hike, I think
> 5 1/2 miles R/T. Last time was with OldNo7 and his wife and our dogs.
> route was not cairned the first time but was the second. Here's a few
> photos from the last time, January 2010:
> In a message dated 4/12/2013 10:30:56 A.M. Mountain Daylight Time,
> kol84b@... writes:
> I don't know much of anything about the wilderness area, but just
> it is a nice little slot canyon.
> I was there on New Years day, and it was too cold to take a chance on
> getting wet so I can't give any more details than what is in Bo's
write up, but
> I did come up from the bottom a ways.
> --- In _Zion_National_Park_Hiking@yahoogroups.com_
> (mailto:Zion_National_Park_Hiking@yahoogroups.com) , "Glenn Ray"
> > I looked at a few photos of the area via Google Maps and Google
> Some of the features are very similar to White Pocket and Valley of
> looks like a very cool location!
> > Looks like it's about 2.5 miles from the trailhead (near US 15
> southbound) to the first wash split, then another couple of miles
along either fork
> to get to the sandstone features.
> > Maybe another St. George resident can add some personal experience.
> > Thanks for mentioning this; I'll add it to my "Plan B" list of
> possibly visit next month!
> > --- In _Zion_National_Park_Hiking@yahoogroups.com_
> (mailto:Zion_National_Park_Hiking@yahoogroups.com) , "mojave_ben"
> > >
> > > Any comments on this area? Looks quite convenient to St. G. and
> nice when it's not too hot? I can see trails on the BLM map and lots
> tracks on the sat images to make some possible loops, but I'm
> what the terrain is like, other than "red" which is what shows up on
> photos :)
> > >