Evans Outdoor Adventures
Idaho’s Seven Devils: Heaven’s Gate & Lower Cannon Lake, Aug 2011
Idaho’s Seven Devils: Heaven’s Gate & Lower Cannon Lake, Aug 2011

Idaho’s Seven Devils: Heaven’s Gate & Lower Cannon Lake, Aug 2011

Views of four states from a lookout above America’s deepest river gorge and a beautiful alpine lake Distance (round trip): Heaven’s Gate Lookout 0.7 miles; Lower Cannon Lake 8.4 miles Type: both are out and back hikes Difficulty: Heaven’s Gate…

After the Flood: Escalante River Backpack day 2, Oct 2016
After the Flood: Escalante River Backpack day 2, Oct 2016

After the Flood: Escalante River Backpack day 2, Oct 2016

Redrock canyons, a large natural bridge, and rock art await in this desert oasis  Distance: 19 miles  Type: car shuttle required  Difficulty: normally moderate hike made more difficult by recent flooding  Best season: spring and fall Day two of our…

After the Flood: Escalante River backpack day 1, Oct 2016
After the Flood: Escalante River backpack day 1, Oct 2016

After the Flood: Escalante River backpack day 1, Oct 2016

Redrock canyons, a large natural bridge, and rock art in a desert oasis  Distance: 19 miles  Type: car shuttle required  Difficulty: normally moderate hike made more difficult by recent flooding Best season: spring and fall It was October 1st and…

Utah’s Capitol Reef National Park: Rim Overlook-Navajo Knobs Trail, Sept 2016
Utah’s Capitol Reef National Park: Rim Overlook-Navajo Knobs Trail, Sept 2016

Utah’s Capitol Reef National Park: Rim Overlook-Navajo Knobs Trail, Sept 2016

Stunning scenery and panoramic views from one of the best trails in Capitol Reef National Park Distance: 4.6 miles round trip to Rim Overlook or 9.4 miles round trip to end of Navajo Knobs  Type: out and back Difficulty: moderately…

Great Western Trail: Utah’s Deer Creek Lake, Sept 2016
Great Western Trail: Utah’s Deer Creek Lake, Sept 2016

Great Western Trail: Utah’s Deer Creek Lake, Sept 2016

Stunning fall colors and fine mountain lake along the Great Western Trail Distance: 6.0 miles round trip Type: out and back Difficulty: moderate with 800’ elevation gain Best season: summer and early fall I’m a type A personality, Jason is…

Desert Oasis: Backpacking Utah’s Coyote Gulch day 3, Sept 2016
Desert Oasis: Backpacking Utah’s Coyote Gulch day 3, Sept 2016

Desert Oasis: Backpacking Utah’s Coyote Gulch day 3, Sept 2016

Three day backpack into Utah’s famed Coyote Gulch Distance: 26.5 miles Type: out and back Difficulty: moderate (beware of poison ivy, especially near the springs in Coyote Gulch) Best season: spring and fall It had been another warm late September night…

Desert Oasis: Backpacking Utah’s Coyote Gulch Day 2, Sept 2016
Desert Oasis: Backpacking Utah’s Coyote Gulch Day 2, Sept 2016

Desert Oasis: Backpacking Utah’s Coyote Gulch Day 2, Sept 2016

Three day backpack into Utah’s famed Coyote Gulch Distance: 26.5 miles Type: out and back Difficulty: moderate (beware of poison ivy, especially near the springs in Coyote Gulch) Best season: spring and fall Night one in Coyote Gulch was a warm…

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