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Backpacking with the Sierra Club in Coyote Gulch, Utah
Day 3, July 1, 2010

Day 3: We continued down Coyote Gulch about 5 miles, passing Coyote Arch and Jug Handle Arch along the way. We camped in another huge alcove about 1 mile upstream from the Escalante River.

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Hiking down the canyon
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Cascade over slickrock
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Unusual bit of slickrock creek bottom
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Passage through a collapsed arch
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Hopi Chipmunk (Tamias rufus)
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Hiking down the canyon
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Coyote Arch
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Coyote Arch
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Pictographs high on the canyon wall
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Walking in the water
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Jug Handle Arch
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Deep canyon
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Waterfall
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Backpacker taking a rest
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Passing backpacks down a difficult section
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Time for a shower
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Spring with water cascading down the wall
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Campsite in big alcove
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Big alcove with campsite
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Cascade below campsite alcove
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Midget Faded Rattlesnake (Crotalus viridus concolor) ready for dinner
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Red-spotted Toad (Bufo punctatus) singing in the night
Note: All distances, elevations, and other facts are approximate.
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