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Visit a lesser-known park in southern Utah and experience red rock country without the crowds.

Grand Staircase–Escalante National Monument, image

Devils Garden hoodoos form as stone layers erode at different rates.

Grand Staircase–Escalante National Monument spreads over nearly 1.9 million acres of stunning scenery in southern Utah. Discover a surreal landscape of untouched sandstone steps,
buttes, and canyons, their ruggedness preserved for thousands of years.

Photography by Robb Hirsch/Tandem Stock

This article was first published in September 2015. Some facts may have aged gracelessly. Please call ahead to verify information.

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