Anasazi Moki Steps in George's Camp canyon near the Escalante.

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Drew Hardesty and I looked for a way out of Georges Camp Canyon at the Escalante River, and found a moderate ramp/chimney. Just at the hardest part, Moki Steps emerged. Moki steps are steps carved into the sandstone by the Anasazi. They are at least 700 years old-perhaps older. We laughed, because it was far easier to chimney than to use the Moki steps. Either this Anasazi wasn't good with chimneying technique (doubtful), or the chimney was at that time full of rocks and debris (likely)

Drew Hardesty and I looked for a way out of Georges Camp Canyon at the Escalante River, and found a moderate ramp/chimney. Just at the hardest part, Moki Steps emerged. Moki steps are steps carved into the sandstone by the Anasazi. They are at least 700 years old-perhaps older. We laughed, because it was far easier to chimney than to use the Moki steps. Either this Anasazi wasn't good with chimneying technique (doubtful), or the chimney was at that time full of rocks and debris (likely)