Eastern Mojave Vegetation Utah Highway 59  

Tom Schweich  

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Other articles:
• Utah Highway 9:  Hurricane;

Locations: Hurricane.  


Junction: Utah Highway 9,

  • North: to La Verkin and then east through Zion National Park to US Highway 89 at Mount Carmel Junction. At La Verkin, Utah Highway 17 can be taken north to US Interstate 15 and other points north.
  • West: to US Interstate 15 north of Saint George.

Other articles:
• Field Notes:  31 May 2005;

Locations: Hurricane. Hurricane Cliffs. La Verkin.
Full Size ImageHurricane as seen from the Hurricane Cliffs on the east.  

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Hurricane, Utah, looking southwest from a pullout on Utah Highway 59.
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La Verkin and the Hurricane Cliffs.
Leaving Hurricane, Utah Highway 59 first climbs the Hurricane Cliffs. Near the top, there is a place to pull out and look over Hurricane and La Verkin.
  Big Plain Junction

Literature Cited:
- Post, Douglas M., 1956.

Locations: Vermilion Cliffs.  

Vermilion Cliffs.

Other articles:
• Frasera albomarginata:   near Vermilion Cliffs;

Locations: Canaan Mountain.  

Canaan Mountain to the northeast. Frasera albomarginata has been collected on the lower slopes.

Other articles:
• Arizona Highway 389:   at Utah border.;  

Utah above

Arizona below.

Junction: Arizona Highway 389, east through Pipe Springs to Fredonia, Arizona.

At Fredonia, Arizona, US Highway 89A goes north to US Highway 89 at Kanab, Utah, or south to Jacob Lake for access to the north rim of Grand Canyon, or continuing east past the Vermillion Cliffs to Marble Canyon and US Highway 89 at Bitter Springs, Arizona.

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Date and time this article was prepared: 7/13/2024 8:14:49 AM