An 'Explorers of the Lost World' adventure t
aking place in remote canyons lined with cottonwoods and over large expanses of slickrock like melted ice-cream. Among the contrasting highlights:
An awe-inspiring and intimidating encounter with a superlative golden eagle — before wondering about its.
Some exciting GPS/topo map navigation — before getting stuck in thick & thorny vegetation.
A momentarily frightening quickmud incident — before a day of near-serious dehydration.
The (never common enough) transdimensional lights playing in the sky — before the (all too common) flat tire at the trailhead.