DEERTRAP MOUNTAIN and CABLE MOUNTAIN:
The Cable Mountain cableworks as they were in 1998. The cableworks were built in 1901 to transport lumber
from the East Rim down into the canyon. They were abandoned in 1930. [BUY PHOTO]
Mountain of the Sun as seen from Deertrap Mountain. [BUY PHOTO]
Looking out the northern fin of Deertrap Mountain to the sea of White Cliffs above the main canyon. [BUY PHOTO]
The Deertrap Mountain Panorama. Temporarily turn off your popup blocker and view the panorama!
Adventure Jeep drives to the edge of the precarious viewpoint! [BUY PHOTO]
Rain-soaked wild lupine peppered with droplets of water. [BUY PHOTO]
A close-up of the leaves. [BUY PHOTO]
The cableworks in 2006, eight years after the photo above. Many pieces have been removed
and cables have been added to reinforce the structure. [BUY PHOTO]
The lonely ruins have deteriorated quite a bit over the past few decades. [BUY PHOTO]
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