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The Bookcliff Mountains in Green River Utah

There is a striking contrast in colors in this picture of the Green River. The mountain in this picture is part of the Bookcliff Mountain Range in Green River, UT. This particular mountain is Henry Mountain. It is named for my husband's grandfather, Henry Pat 'Melon' Brown. His ranch sat on the bend in the river in front of this mountain. The spot was called Willow Bend. He was the first person to try growing watermelons in Green River, UT back in the early 1900's. Green River is now famous for their watermelons.

TAGS: United States, Utah

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Clearfield, Utah, United States of America
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© Renae Brown.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2014
Total Views: 380
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 16, 2014, 7:16 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon PowerShot A710 IS
Focal Length: 5.8mm
Shutter Speed: 1/640
Aperture: f4
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PHOTO LOCATION Green River, Utah, United States of America