Around Torrey

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Check out the URL here because it describes the town far better than I ever could. I drove down to Torrey from Salt Lake City, Apx. 3 1/2 hours and stopped to get these landscape photos on the way. My sister got married in Torrey and I essentially drove down that day and back that night. Torrey is gorgeous as is the drive down there. Not a whole lot of towns and action on the way, but the vast landscapes make the drive worth while. Once in Torrey there is plenty to do from scenic drives, world class fly-fishing, a few

Check out the URL here because it describes the town far better than I ever could. I drove down to Torrey from Salt Lake City, Apx. 3 1/2 hours and stopped to get these landscape photos on the way. My sister got married in Torrey and I essentially drove down that day and back that night. Torrey is gorgeous as is the drive down there. Not a whole lot of towns and action on the way, but the vast landscapes make the drive worth while. Once in Torrey there is plenty to do from scenic drives, world class fly-fishing, a few
restaurants and some cosy accommodations. There is plenty of wildlife, mostly overly tamed deer that one can hand feed if inclined to do so. Lots of red rock which for some reason I always manage to only shoot black and white. I certainly need to go back sometime soon and take a few days to really get acquainted with the small town, as it left a lasting impression on me from only a short visit.

http://www.torreyutah.com/

written by janisthewanis on 2008-04-27 in #world #locations

One Comment

  1. dd1212
    dd1212 ·

    did u get a chance to visit bruyce canyon?? it is really close to torrey and is fricking AMAZING!

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