Ohhhhhhhh I can actually see me there

Coyote Valley Photography

In 1920, Bob Stinson left civilization behind and took up residence in a cave deep in  Marjum Canyon just West of Delta Utah.   That cave would become his residence for the next 25 years until, when in his 70’s, Bob finally moved back into Delta where he lived out the rest of his life.

On my way to California from Utah I stopped off at Bob’s old residence to have a look.   Calling it a cave is a little unfair, as it felt much more like an actual one room stone cabin inside.

Bob built a thick wall out of stone that he gathered from the canyon to enclose the cave and turn it into a comfortable home.

The floor was poured concrete and perfectly level.

Windows were more than just openings in the rock.  He had also included small rock shelves most likely used for candles (judging…

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