Category Archives: Hiking

Hiking and Camping Tails and Pictures

Meteors!

I missed the Perseid meteor shower this morning, as I had to be in the LA basin to go to work this morning. But there’s another meteor shower coming! The Aurigids will be about 4am on Saturday, September 1st. Anyone want to … Continue reading

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White Christmas

As has been the family tradition the past few years, we were up in Mammoth over Christmas. While I returned home early today, I did get in some skiing on the 24th, and we did a nice little hike on … Continue reading

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Katrina Morning Notes

1) The Astrodome is full 2) WTF? Huge cloud of black smoke from the Superdome? Oh, it’s rising from behind the Superdome. Looks like a chemical plant blew up. 3) Anyone thinking this is a very good reason to own … Continue reading

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Bill Hall hike feedback

This post is a filler for your feed back on the pictures from my hike down the Bill Hall trail in the Grand Canyon Bill Hall Trail to Thunder River and Deer Creek, May 2005 The Virgin River From Monument … Continue reading

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Bob’s pictures

Bob’s pictures Bob only had one roll of film, so he tried to use it wisely. Unfortunately, there was just too much to see, so we shall have to make do with this one roll of film. Enjoy!

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Dad’s Bill Hall Hike Photos

Dad’s Bill Hall Hike Photos These are my dad’s photos of the hike last month. I’m also almost finished with Bob’s photos, and when it’s all done, I’m going to revise my main index page to reflect it all…..

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Thursday and Friday: Hiking out

Ahh! The good photos, in my opinion at least.Thursday and Friday: Hiking out. These detail the hike up from Deer Creek, past Deer Spring (a really refreshing place to wet your whistle) with some of the climb up to Surprise … Continue reading

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Grand Canyon hike Day 4: Deer Creek

Here’s some more pictures, hastily thrown together, of Deer Creek

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Bill Hall hike Day 3

On day 3 of our hike down the Bill Hall trail, we crossed Surprise Valley from Thunder River to Deer Creek. We got a late start, around 6:30am, and the sun was already warm in the sky. It took us … Continue reading

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Grand Canyon Hike: Day 2

On Day 2 of the hike down the Bill Hall trail, we had a day of rest at Thunder River. My leg was still bothering me, so I only carried water down there, and rested all day in the shade.

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