slot canyon


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slot canyon

n.
A very narrow canyon usually of sandstone or limestone that has a depth considerably greater than its width.
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Until I can get to Southern Utah, I'm relishing our 360[degrees] video footage shot by Life VR's Michaela Holland, who not only scaled boulders and straddled slot canyon walls with her tripod, but also ran 6 miles a day (for fun
After leaving the Cathedral, we motored a few more miles up the Escalante River and hiked barefoot into the lower reaches of Davis Gulch, a deep slot canyon where in 1934 the artist and traveler Everett Ruess wandered with a train of burros, and disappeared, never to be seen again.
Antelope Canyon, US: Located on Navajo land near page, Arizona Antelope Canyon includes two separate, photogenic slot canyon sections, Upper Antelope Canyon and lower Antelope Canyon.
Caption: Cinematographer JC Earle and Director Ron Fricke prepare to shoot at Antelope Canyon, a slot canyon near Page, Arizona.
It's the incredible real-life tale of climber Aron Ralston's (James Franco) remarkable attempt to save himself after a falling boulder crashes on his arm and traps him in an isolated slot canyon in Utah.
The Narrows is the most visited slot canyon in Zion National Park and, perhaps, the world.
It's a so-called slot canyon where the only light comes from a narrow opening at the top.
Highlights of day 2 include exploring a slot canyon, stumbling upon a miniature rattlesnake at our campsite (luckily it slithered away), and listening to satellite radio while chowing down on fajitas.
Its often precipitous and dicey 280 miles include the trail's most isolated portion, the Hundred-Mile Wilderness; frequent fords of streams; and a notorious mile-long boulder-strewn slot canyon called Mahoosuc Notch.
Our campsite for the next two nights was a lovely beach, backed up by a long slot canyon.
Ralston will share the insights he gained from his experience of being trapped for nearly a week in a narrow slot canyon in Southern Utah.
BUT THE REAL TEST COMES at the tippy top of the Lambs Knoll slot canyon that Rasmussen has led me up to.