6 Days in Cedar Mesa, Utah (Day 3) Slideshow

6 Days in Cedar Mesa, Utah (Day 3) Slideshow

Stephanie Scott

Panorama of the Citadel with approach route, Road Canyon 500 feet below to the left

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Obscure but handsome ruins on the way in to the Citadel

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The Citadel and its gangplank, the only approach route

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First view of the Citadel roomblock from 20 feet below

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The mottled, multi-colored caprock seems to squash the ruin

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Detail of the exquisite masonry of the main roomblock at the Citadel

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Roberts stands on the edge of the summit above the Citadel, the "spying wall" of rocks in front of him