Wm. Ashley – A fur trapper and explorer, General William Ashley floated the Green River in 1825. The most challenging rapid on the Green River, Ashley Falls, was so named by John Wesley Powell in honor of one of the river’s first runners. River: Colorado and Green
Written by Julie Trevelyan.
Julie is a freelance writer and wilderness guide in southern Utah. She especially enjoys books, coffee, yoga, wild country, horses, and dark chocolate.
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