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Coral Pink Sand Dunes

March 19, 2017 by Don Axford

The Coral Pink Sand Dunes are a beautiful ATV area of Utah. The sand dunes extend for about 7 miles in length allowing for endless exploring.

Getting There

From Hurricane, Utah travel east on Utah SR59 crossing into Arizona at … Read the rest

Beaver Dam Mountain Road

March 17, 2017 by Don Axford

The Beaver Dam Mountain Road traverses the Beaver Dam Mountains between Cedar Pocket and highway 91 west of the town of Beaver Dam.

This road passes through some beautiful country including an extensive Joshua Tree forest.

Getting There

Exit Interstate … Read the rest

Wet Sandy Wash, Toquerville

February 6, 2014 by Don Axford

Wet Sandy is one of the major drainage channels from a large section of the Pine Valley Mountains and provides a significant water source for the town of Toquerville, Utah. Wet Sandy starts at an elevation of about 9000 feet … Read the rest

Leap Creek, Browse

November 24, 2012 by Don Axford

The Leap Creek Trail starts behind the Browse Ranger station located 7.5 miles west of exit 30 on Interstate I15 between St George and Cedar City, Utah. This trail continues to the Big Point Summit of the Pine Valley Mountains … Read the rest

Silver Reef Mines – Babylon

February 28, 2012 by Don Axford

There were numerous mines along the Silver Reef in the Babylon area of Hurricane, Utah, in the late 19th century. This silver deposit was unique in the world with silver ocurring in a sandstone formation.

All of these mines have … Read the rest