Arches Recap

Landscape Arch: measuring in at a hefty 290 feet long

Length of Stay:

  • Three days, four nights


  • Exploring the Fiery Furnace
  • Looking at arches (obvious, yes?)
  • Attending a Radical Reel film festival that featured some gnarly extreme sport clips
  • Stumbling across a Midget Faded Rattlesnake
I named him Virgil


  • Dry, cracked skin – oh the perils of the desert!

Favorite Hike:

  • Devil’s Garden primitive trail
Devil’s Garden is chock full of rock fins

Favorite Treat:

  • M.O.A.B. – the Mother of All Burritos
About the size of a newborn, this provided sustenance for four days!



4 thoughts on “Arches Recap

  1. Ok if I use your pictures here as example of the “push up of rock” after a subducted plate? I’m in the landforms unit, and if you have any more pictures, I am happy to use them. We’re entering the rock cycle part. You made teaching look breezy.


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