Funders, Donors & Supporters

Founding Funders:

Steve Roberts, The Family of Georgie Meinert (Mark Austin & Page and Steve Witzdam), Winnie Washburn & Harriet Priska, Kent Cottam, Arnold & Deon Alvey, Garfield County Commission & Travel Council, Gibbs Smith, and the Ruess Family

Colorado Plateau ($5000+):

George S. & Dolores Doré Eccles Foundation, Karin & Bob Simmons, Utah Office of Tourism

Aquarius Plateau ($1000+):

Bob & Lisa Hartman, Escalante City, Escalante Outfitters/Waggoner Family, Circle D Motel & Eatery

Grand Staircase ($500+):

Croft Remodeling, Escalante & Boulder Chamber of Commerce, Entrada Lodge – Mark Austin, Louise Eutropius, Garkane Energy, Grand Staircase–Escalante Partners, James Whipperman, Steve and Page Witzdam

Kaiparowits Plateau ($250+):

Ruthanne Oliver, Serenidad Gallery

Circle Cliffs ($100+):

Jen and Mark Aliprandini, Boulder Arts Council, Boulder Mountain Lodge, Cowboy Country Inn, Cheryl Cox, Alan Day, David and Brigitte Delthony, Ray Fortune, Inn of Escalante, Kathy Munthe, Joette Marie Rex, Trails End Real Estate, Joan Vitale

Glen Canyon ($50+):

Kadi Franson, Panguitch Drugs, Prospector Inn, Rainbow Country Bed & Breakfast, Mark Saunto & Vicki Wren, Cate Vining


Boulder Mt Guest Ranch, Burr Trail Outpost, Cindy Calbaum, Croft Remodeling, Escalante Canyons Outdoors, Escalante Home Center, Escalante Mercantile, Escalante Outfitters, Glen Canyon Conservancy, Griffin’s Grocery, Hell’s Backbone Grill, Kiva Koffeehouse, Nemo’s, Ruby’s Inn, Skyhoopi Thrift, Store, Spoonwright, Sweetwater Kitchen, Torrey House Press

Special Thanks:

Peter Densmore, Escalante City, Escalante Elementary and High Schools, Escalante Heritage Center, Kiva Koffeehouse, KNPR, KUER, Lenza Wilson Electric, Plein Air Magazine, Steve Roberts, Slot Canyons Inn, South Central Communications, Southern Utah Independent Publishing, Southwest Art Magazine, Utah Public Radio