red and dry, moab rocks

located at 4025 ft (1227 m) on the colorado plateau.
colorado river.
super dry and hot air.
red earth and rocks.
desert landscape of fins (walls of sandstone), buttes, pinnacles, mesas and canyons sculptured by erosion over 300 millions of years.

awesome, gorgeous, impressive.

three days, three parks and strenuous hiking in the hot sun at elevation around 4800-6000 ft – really cool.

sunday: dead horse point state park (5680 ft, 1731 m).

monday: canyonlands national park (mesa arch, whale rock and upheaval dome, at around 5900 ft, 1800 m).

tuesday: arches (park avenue, balanced rock, north and south windows, upper delicate arch view point) -- hottest and favorite one!

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