What is Bryce Canyon? Hoodoo?

What is Bryce Canyon? Hoodoo?

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Standing at the rim of Bryce looking out across the valley, with tunnels, walls, and hoodoos below. Note the trail from Bryce Point to the Peekaboo Trail goes through the snowy tunnel (bottom right) in the snowiest section of the photo… It made for an epic hike (see Trip Report in the next post).

What is Bryce Canyon?

A Rancher’s Perspective: β€œIt’s a helluva place to lose a cow!” was the reply of the park’s namesake Ebenezer Bryce, a rancher who lived in the area for just 5 years (1875 – 1880) before moving on to greener pastures. “Not wrong,” I smiled, suddenly imagining the challenge of tracking down a lost cow, or anything else for that matter, trapped in the maze of rock spires and walls of Bryce Canyon.

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