Before highways and railways, before pioneers, even before Columbus…..the land we know as the United States was truly a vast wilderness. To protect these last remaining areas, in 1984 Congress created the Paria Canyon - Vermilion Cliffs Wilderness. Coyote Buttes’ outstanding scenery, desert wildlife, colorful history, and opportunities for primitive recreation will remain free from the influence of man and are protected in this condition for future generations. Its 112,500 acres beckon adventurers who yearn for solitude, scenic splendor, and the chance to explore one of the most beautiful geologic formations in the world.
New Weekly Series for the New Year – #TravelTuesday with Guest Photographer Bob Wick!
Each Tuesday this winter, follow @mypubliclands for weekly travel adventures with Bob Wick, BLM wilderness specialist. #TravelTuesday posts will feature beautiful BLM landscapes, with helpful hints for your travel planning. As a bonus, Bob, well known for his beautiful landscape photos of public lands, will share photo tips for each location.
Join us this Tuesday, January 5th, for the first post in the series – with multiple stops along California’s northern coast!