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Flaming Gorge Photo Gallery


 

photo: Flaming Gorge Reservoir and view of red rocks of canyon
Flaming Gorge Reservoir and view of red rocks of canyon. In 1869, explorer John Wesley Powell named the canyon
Flaming Gorge after viewing the sun reflecting off the red rocks.

 

 

Last updated: July 29, 2009