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Grand Canyon, Arizona
July 31 - August 6, 2015

The canyon in all its grandeur

in its grandeur

August 6, 2015
Canon T5i

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The group

the group
August 5, 2015
Canon 5Dmark2

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The group jazzed

the group
August 5, 2015
Canon 5Dmark2

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Canyon

On the river

on the river

August 4, 2015
Canon 7Dmark2

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Still on the river

on the river

August 4, 2015
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Into the rapid

into the rapid

July 31, 2015
Olympus TG4

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Wild ride

wild ride

July 31, 2015
Olympus TG4

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As the river winds

as the river winds
Hike up to Anasazi grain storage rooms
August 1, 2015
Canon 7Dmark2

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Spire on canyon wall

canyon wall
August 5, 2015
Olympus tough TG-4

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The river spanned

The river spanned

August 3, 2015
Canon 7Dmark2

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The Grand Canyon in bubble form

the grand canyon in bubble form

August 2, 2015
Canon T5i

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Water is life

water is life

August 1, 2015
Canon 7Dmark2

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Bighorn

Big horn

big horn
Big horn sheep
August 5, 2015
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Bighorn

Little big horn on the beach

big horn
Big horn sheep
August 5, 2015
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Birds

Clean up crew

raven
Raven
August 3, 2015
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Ospredator

raven
Osprey
August 1, 2015
Canon 7Dmark2

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Reptiles

Lizard

lizard
Yellow-backed Spiny Lizard - (Sceloporus uniformis)
August 3, 2015 (Brother's Day)
Canon 7Dmark2

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Lizard head

lizard head
Yellow-backed Spiny Lizard - (Sceloporus uniformis)
August 3, 2015 (Brother's Day)
Canon 7Dmark2

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Lizard

lizard
Lizard
August 3, 2015
Canon 7Dmark2

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Tadpoles

tadpoles
Tadpole
August 4, 2015
Canon 7Dmark2

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Bugs

Feeling antsy

ants
August 4, 2015
Canon 7Dmark2

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Spider

spider
August 4, 2015
Olympus TG4

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Monarch

monarch
Monarch
August 1, 2015
Canon 7D mark2

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Prickly situation

prickly pear
Prickly pear
August 4, 2015
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The cave

Outside in

the cave - outside in

August 4, 2015
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Inside out

the cave - inside out

August 4, 2015
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Ringtail prince

the cave - ringtail prince

August 4, 2015
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Havasu

Confluence

confluence - havasu
Havasu
August 5, 2015
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Anasazi storage rooms

storage rooms

August 1, 2015

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In camp

The circle

the circle

July 31, 2015
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The circle filled

the circle filled

July 31, 2015
Olympus TG4

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Food

Dinner

dinner

August 4, 2015
Canon 7D mark2

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By day 6, we were down to the bare essentials

lox

August 5, 2015
Olympus TG4

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The Oscar experience

Sani-station

oscar

August 5, 2015
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Know your oscar

oscar

August 5, 2015
Canon T5i

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Oscar!

oscar

August 5, 2015
Canon T5i

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T-pee, Poo-pee, P-pee

oscar

August 5, 2015
Canon T5i

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Bob

Brothers' Day celebration

brothers day

August 3, 2015
Canon 7D mark2

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Bob in side canyon

bob in side canyon

August 4, 2015
Canon 7Dmark2

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Shower time

shower time

August 4, 2015
Olympus TG4

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Earth, water, and air

jumping

August 1, 2015

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Watered down version

bob and wendy in waterfall
Bob and Wendy
August 4, 2015
Canon 7Dmark2
Grand Canyon

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Bob, Carl, and Katie


August 4, 2015
Olympus TG4

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Bob and Fred share a toast


August 5, 2015
Olympus TG4

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Fellow travellers

Pat and Roger take the fall

pat and roger

August 4, 2015
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Mike and Chuckie

mike and chuckie

August 2, 2015

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Tefel and Michi

tefel and mishi

August 4, 2015

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Nickie, Jessie, Mike, Lissa

nickie, jessie, mike, lissa

August 1, 2015
Canon 7D mark2

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The Resnicks


August 5, 2015

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Cheryl rocks out

cheryl

August 2, 2015

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Tubular Katie

tubular katie
Katie Reeves
Havasu Falls
August 5, 2015
Olympus tough TG-4

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Trish captures the canyon

trish captures the canyon

August 6, 2015

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Trish captures the canyon

trish captures the canyon

August 6, 2015

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Child labor

child labor

August 3, 2015

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Nate reaches high

Nate
Nate
August 1, 2015
Canon 7Dmark2

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In search of Evaleen's phone

Nate
Nate
August 2, 2015

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Helicopter

Incoming

helicopter
Whitmore Wash
August 6, 2015
Canon 7Dmark2

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Itinerary - July 31 - August 6, 2015

+ July 30, 2015 - Day 0
Pretrip orientation
+ July 31, 2015 - Day 1
Bus ride to put in at Lee's Ferry
Camped at Indian Dick at Mile 23
+ August 1, 2015 - Day 2
Lunch at Mile 31
Hike to Anasazi grain storage rooms
Nankoweap at Mile 53
+ August 2, 2015 - Day 3
Lunch at Lava Canyon at Mile 66
Little Colorado at mile 62
Hike upstream and swam
Camp at Basalt at Mile 70
+ August 3, 2015 - Day 4
Long day - covered 50 miles
Lunch at Granite - Mile 94
Camped at Big Dune - Mile 120
+ August 4, 2015 - Day 5
Morning Hike at Blacktail Canyon
Lunch and hike at Stone Creek
Hike at the Deer Creek Waterfall
Camp at Football field - Mile 138
+ August 5, 2015 - Day 6
Break camp
Breakfast
Havasu - hike and swim
Lunch on the boat
Lava Falls
Camp at Whitmore Wash - mile 188
Hike up to cave - solo - ring-tailed cat prints and scat
+ August 6, 2015 - Day 7
Break camp
Breakfast
Helicopter ride to Bar Ten Ranch
Small plane fights to Page (and Las Vegas)
Shuttle to Lake Powell Resorts
Drive to Payson, Arizona to visit Howard Levine

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This page is dedicated to Tom Hall and Liz McLoughlin.
THANKS!
And thanks to my fellow travellers for making the experience so much fun and for showing me so many cool things to photograph.

It was an awesome trip!

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