Dear Canyoneer -

It is not Summer yet.

Please plan your trips accordingly when departing on your slot canyon trips. Don't be like these two bonehead groups who got stranded and required a SAR rescue over the weekend. Hypothermia was a common theme in both rescues.

3 Hikers in their 20's from Colorado get stranded in Capitol Reef Slot

4 Women in their 40's - 50's from SLC get stranded in Escalante Canyon