Moab guide featured on statewide magazine cover
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The cover of the current issue of Utah Life magazine features Moab resident and guide Eric Odenthal rappelling off Wilson Arch. 
                      Courtesy image
The cover of the current issue of Utah Life magazine features Moab resident and guide Eric Odenthal rappelling off Wilson Arch. Courtesy image
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The nearly impenetrable Maze District of Canyonlands National Park has been featured in the current issue of Utah Life magazine.

The story in the March/April 2018 issue describes the awe-inspiring beauty and sometimes terrifying remoteness of the land, with a narrative and images by writer/photographer Noah David Wetzel.

The cover of the issue — by Grand Junction photographer Whit Richardson — shows a photo of Moab resident and guide Eric Odenthal rappelling off Wilson Arch along U.S. Route 191 near La Sal Junction.

“With towering sandstone pinnacles and sprinkled sagebrush that make one canyon indistinguishable from the next, the Maze District is the most remote part of any national park in the Lower 48,” Wetzel writes. “Only 2,000 visitors each year explore this secluded area while backpacking, canyoneering and biking.”

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