Red Canyon is a scenic, well-developed example of a dissected cuesta, consisting of gently sloping plains bounded on one edge by an escarpment. The site exposes an outstanding section of Permo-Triassic red beds and displays the northeast flank of the Wind River Range structure.
Year designated: 1980
Ownership: Federal, State, Private
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