Grand
Staircase-Escalant
National Monument

The Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument is a U.S. National Monument protecting 1,880,461 acres (760,996 ha) of land in southern Utah. There are three main regions: the Grand Staircase, the Kaiparowits Plateau, and the Canyons of the Escalante - all of which are administered by the Bureau of Land Management as part of the National Landscape Conservation System. President Bill Clinton designated the area as a national monument in 1996 using his authority under the Antiquities Act. Grand Staircase-Escalante encompasses the largest land area of all U.S. National Monuments.
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Historic Trade Routes Connecting the Southwest
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From the southern flank of Boulder Mountain, Death Hollow cuts a sinuous gorge t…
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The Escalante River offers outstanding scenery as it winds through a deep canyon…
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The Gulch is a major tributary of the Escalante River in Grand Staircase-Escalan…
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Little Death Hollow is located in the northeast corner of the Grand Staircase-Es…
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Buckskin Gulch is the longest slot canyon in the USA, draining part of the Vermi…
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Little Death Hollow, a slot canyon in the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Mon…
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Big Horn Canyon - an interesting slot canyon tributary of Harris Wash in the Gra…
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Escalante River Trail, Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, Utah - 2.5 m…
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Death Hollow, Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, south Utah - long, de…
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Yellow Rock is a smooth-sided dome of swirling, multicolored Navajo sandstone, a…
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Egypt 3, a slot canyon in the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, Utah.…
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Neon Canyon, a slot canyon in Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, Utah, contai…
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Enjoy all the beauty of Utah in splendid isolation. Gorgeous views, slickrock, a…
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The Paria River forms one of the best long narrow canyons in the Southwest, cutt…
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Bull Valley Gorge, a narrow slot canyon tributary of the Paria River in Utah - r…
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Harris Wash, a popular Escalante tributary with interesting side canyons in the …
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Booker Canyon, a remote upper tributary of Hackberry Canyon in the Paria River d…
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Spencer Canyon is a south side tributary of the Escalante River; the longest for…
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