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Mesa Arch Sunrise - Canyonlands National Park

Arrived at the arch at 420am in order to get a prime spot in front of the arch. Sunrise was 3 hours later!! Within twenty minutes there were no spots left (sinc...
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Arrived at the arch at 420am in order to get a prime spot in front of the arch. Sunrise was 3 hours later!! Within twenty minutes there were no spots left (since it is not a very large arch) and standing shoulder to shoulder. The arch itself is famous for the red glow when the sun comes up, so there is always a crowd.
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jjraia
 
jjraia June 11, 2015
This is made up of two images stitched together, so the file is large allowing for great detail and sharpness.
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michaelakrempelhoward September 27, 2015
The story of the Navajos comes to mind. The flood was there and it took the bad people. the good ones climbed up to the upperworld. Beautiful!
mickeyherd
 
mickeyherd July 08, 2016
Wow the colors are amazing.
jjraia
 
jjraia November 10, 2016
Most times I see photos that include the sky just to show that it is really an arch; I chose not to because I didn't think that was not of much importance compared to the view and the glow on the rock.