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Zion National Park Historic Trails System, West Rim Trail, Springdale, Washington County, UT



B&W Photos

HB1129735
Overall View Of Trail, Looking South

HB1129736
Detail View Of Trail, Looking Northwest

HB1129737
Detail View Of Trail, Looking Northwest

HB1129738
Detail View Of Trail, Looking Southwest

HB1129739
View Of Walter's Wiggles, Looking Southwest

HB1129740
View Of Walter's Wiggles, Looking Southwest

HB1129741
View Of Walter's Wiggles, Looking Southeast

HB1129742
View Of Walter's Wiggles, Looking West

HB1129743
View Of Walter's Wiggles, Looking South


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Item Title


Location
West Rim Trail, Springdale vicinity, UT

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER UT-40-G
Building/structure dates: 1926 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1935 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1956 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1960 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1969 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1984 subsequent work
Significance: Built of native stone and associated with the "National Park Service-Rustic" architectural style, the West Rim Trail possesses architectural integrity. Rock used in the masonry switchback walls was quarried locally and shaped as little as possible to provide a rough appearance, yet stable construction.

Subjects
National Parks & Reserves
Footpaths
Nature


Related Names
Ruesch, Walter
Cowell, A. E.
Vint, Thomas C.


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. OVERALL VIEW OF TRAIL, LOOKING SOUTH
2. DETAIL VIEW OF TRAIL, LOOKING NORTHWEST
3. DETAIL VIEW OF TRAIL, LOOKING NORTHWEST
4. DETAIL VIEW OF TRAIL, LOOKING SOUTHWEST
5. VIEW OF WALTER'S WIGGLES, LOOKING SOUTHWEST
6. VIEW OF WALTER'S WIGGLES, LOOKING SOUTHWEST
7. VIEW OF WALTER'S WIGGLES, LOOKING SOUTHEAST
8. VIEW OF WALTER'S WIGGLES, LOOKING WEST
9. VIEW OF WALTER'S WIGGLES, LOOKING SOUTH


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