box canyon

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box canyon

n
(Physical Geography) Western US a canyon with vertical or almost vertical walls
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Next morning they planned to load and start, squarely into the teeth of the north, on their perilous traverse of half a thousand miles of lakes and rapids and box canyons. But before he went to bed that night, Young Liverpool was out over the camp.
The closure includes both sides of Steamboat Rim as well as the Johnson, La Fonte and Box canyons. These locations are protected from human activity to improve calving and fawning success which helps produce healthy big game populations.
You may spend the better part of a day chasing dead leads and backing out of box canyons. Accessing private property requires observance of protocols; phone calls, voice mail and other contacts slow the process.
box canyons deep and wide into the countryside of sandbars to make
These mid-level mesa lands of endless box canyons, hidden little flats and basins are carpeted with thick stands of low, tough junipers, cedars, pinion pine, manzanita, oak brush, cliff rose and wild grasses and forbs that not only give deer concealment but an endless variety of food throughout the year.