Southwest Trip -- May 3-19, 2002
This hike is rated 5 boots out of 5 on the Hiking Boot-o-meter.
Veni, vidi, vomiti.
The kids head out on yet another adventure...
Heading east on I-70 across Utah
We finally made it to Arches National Park
Hiking out to Tower Arch
Our tribute to Arches
The Tower and the Arch
The Island-in-the-Sky District of Canyonlands National Park - here we are at the start of the ill-fated hike down to the Green River and around Upheaval Dome
We slept on the sandy shore of the Green River - this is the view from the tent shortly after sunrise
Tent, Sweet Tent
Morning on the banks of Green River
This is when we should have been getting an early start for the hike out of the canyon
The 'trail' back up to civilization
The obligatory visit to booming downtown Cisco, Utah
Looking from Island-in-the-Sky across to the Needles District of Canyonlands National Park
Newspaper Rock petroglyphs
Hiking in the Needles District of Canyonlands National Park
Zuni flute player at the Edge of the Cedars State Park in Blanding.
Canyon de Chelly National Monument
Spider Rock in Canyon de Chelly
The Goosenecks of the San Juan River just outside of Mexican Hat
It took 2 days to clean the car after we got home
The Mokie Dugway - the backroad from Mexican Hat to Natural Bridges National Monument
Hiking at Natural Bridges National Monument
The Burr Trail from Bullfrog to Boulder and then to Capitol Reef National Park
Hiking up Spring Canyon in Capitol Reef National Park
Hiking up to Navajo Knob
Sue atop Navajo Knob
Looking across to Cohab Canyon - fins to the left, fins to the right...