A red rock wilderness canyon wall in the San Rafael Desert of Utah.
Mystery Butte Storm
A thunderstorm threatens with ominous skies over Mystery Butte in Utah as photographed by Gary Orona
Two beautiful Yucca plants embrace in the Mojave Desert near Las Vegas, Nevada.
Wise Old Fence
The tortured ends of this old wild west fence tell the story of a harsh landscape that remains relatively wild in a forgotten corner of Southeastern Utah.
Wrinkled Rock Mountain by Gary Orona
A stunning sky dominates a red rock wilderness landscape in the desert near Las Vegas, Nevada as photographed by Gary Orona.
Wind Swept Tree
The effects of a harsh landscape tormented by the elements can be seen in this wind swept Juniper high on the jagged sandstone reef of the Eastern edge of the San Rafael Swell on the Colorado Plateau.
The Watering Hole
A cow skull stands watch over a remote watering hole deep in the wild west of the San Rafael Desert of Southeastern Utah.
View Up From a Desert Grotto
A view looking up from a desert grotto in a canyon near Moab, Utah as photographed by Gary Orona.
Valley of Fire
A primeval view across the fiery red sandstone rock megaliths of the Valley of Fire in Southern Nevada.
An abandoned cabin in the uranium badlands of Eastern Utah as photographed by Gary Orona.
Uranium Truck Boot
A worn old work boot rests in front of an abandoned old uranium truck at a cold war era uranium mine forgotten since the 1950's as photographed by Gary Orona.
An abandoned old truck is slowly aging away near a forgotten uranium mine in the Utah Badlands.
Three alcoves in primeval sandstone stare across an alluvial fan of rock in a remote canyon in Eastern Utah as photographed by Gary Orona.
This is a an old wild west outpost along the Outlaw Trail near Robber's Roost in the San Rafael Desert of Southeastern Utah on the Colorado Plateau.
The Frenchman's Homestead
A historic homestead from the days of the wild west in Southeastern Utah stills stands, abandoned in a land of forgotten dreams under a savage desert sky.
The Frenchman's Door
This is the interior of an abandoned cabin known only as "The Frenchman's" along the outlaw trail in Southeastern Utah very near "Robber's Roost" where Butch Cassidy and his Gang lived safely outside the reach of the law in one of the most desolate and dangerous strectches of wild west in America.
An abandoned ranch along the outlaw trail in Utah framed by a weathered barbed wire fence sits abandoned and forgotten on a landscape where the west is still wild as photographed by Gary Orona.
Sun Over Mystery Butte
The hot summer sun burns the landscape of the badlands of the San Rafael Desert in Southeastern Utah near the old Outlaw Trail where Butch Cassidy and his gang rode.
Striped Rock Wall
Vibrant striped rock strata in desert rock of the Mojave Desert as photographed by Gary Orona.
A massive buttress striped with hundreds of layers of prehistoric rock stands in sharp relief against a brilliant desert sky.
Storm Over The Reef
A summer storm threatens over the San Rafael Reef in Eastern Utah.
An angle looking down at a Joshua Tree blossom and the sharp, prickly floor of the Mojave Desert in Nevada.
Spotted Slot Canyon
Brilliantly stripped layers of sandstone line contorted, tortured, rock walls leading into a mysterious slot canyon as photographed by Gary Orona.