San Rafael Swell

April 3, 2024 @ 8:00 am – April 5, 2024 @ 5:00 pm

Ruth and Lester have a preliminary plan to explore the north part of San Rafael Swell. They plan to arrive in Green River on April 2nd.

April 3rd- Black Dragon Canyon: rated moderate; about 17 miles one way, then approximately 30 miles on highway back to Green River.

April 4th – Buckhorn Draw to Wedge Overlook: rated easy; about 36 miles one way, then approximately 40 miles on good road back to Green River.

April 5th – Swasey’s Leap; rated easy; about 12 1/2 miles one way; plan to combine with Black Dragon Wash on return. Black Dragon Wash is rated moderate and sees very little use.

All rides will leave from Holiday Inn Express parking lot is Green River at 8:30 am. Plan to bring lunch, snacks, water, etc and have a full tank of gas.