Checkerboard Mesa

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A wonderful staple from my youth! I grew up about a half hour from Checkerboard Mesa in Kanab. Zion was kind of a personal playground for us back then. Now it belongs to the world and is striving to find ways to deal with overcrowding as millions come to enjoy its rare beauty. Great memories!

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