Beehive Point

Green River, Beehive Point on middle right. Utah. 1871. Photo by E. O. Beaman.
USGS Earth Science Photographic Archive digital file: hjk00527

Beehive Point is submerged by Flaming Gorge Reservoir. Downstream of the point, the Green River cuts a canyon through Bear Mountain (a great cuesta ridge on the northeast side of the Uinta Range). Powell named this section of the river downstream, Red Canyon.

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