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An instant later, I arrive near the top of Butcher Knife Canyon and start the downhill hike Upper Butcher Knife Canyon just looks like a bunch of sand at first, but many little pincushion flowers grow hereThumbnails A little further down Butcher Knife Canyon, a green carpet covers the sandy groundUpper Butcher Knife Canyon just looks like a bunch of sand at first, but many little pincushion flowers grow hereThumbnails A little further down Butcher Knife Canyon, a green carpet covers the sandy groundUpper Butcher Knife Canyon just looks like a bunch of sand at first, but many little pincushion flowers grow hereThumbnails A little further down Butcher Knife Canyon, a green carpet covers the sandy groundUpper Butcher Knife Canyon just looks like a bunch of sand at first, but many little pincushion flowers grow hereThumbnails A little further down Butcher Knife Canyon, a green carpet covers the sandy groundUpper Butcher Knife Canyon just looks like a bunch of sand at first, but many little pincushion flowers grow hereThumbnails A little further down Butcher Knife Canyon, a green carpet covers the sandy ground

I visited Butcher Knife Canyon back in 2008, but only hiked the lower areas. I'm looking forward to seeing the upper part of the canyon on the way down.