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68 viewsAngel's Landing as seen when going up the mountain to Scouts Peak
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70 viewsCheckerboard Mesa
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65 viewsView of hikers ascending the trail to Angels Landing and Scouts Peak
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70 viewsAnother view of Checkerboard Mesa
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80 viewsThe trail to Scout's Peak.
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71 viewsA glance back on all that I've seen so far, but there's still a long way to go up to the top.
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71 viewsthe journey up to Scout's Peak.
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75 viewsThe steep sides of the trail to Scout's Peak and Angel's Landing
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72 viewsLooking down from my journey up to Scout's Peak.
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67 viewsMy handsome and sweaty self at the top of Scout's Peak. I don't do heights, so Angel's Landing isn't happening.
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66 viewsThe signs to feed the chipmunks are clear. Perhaps, we need to toss offenders over the side of the mesa!!!
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76 viewsWalter's Wiggles on the trail to Angel's Landing and Scout's Peak.
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71 viewsThe ascent to Scout's Peak.
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70 viewsThe tight canyon between the mesas on the journey up to Scout's Peak.
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65 viewsthe Virgin Narrows is still a ways ahead.
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70 viewsentry into the Virgin Narrows.
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73 viewsthe quiet beginnings of the Virgin Narrows.
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72 viewsWalking in the Virgin Narrows.
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72 viewsPlaying in the Virgin Narrows.
Photo courtesy of my camera deciding to work - finally!!
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74 viewsthe Virgin Narrows.
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74 viewsGetting wet on the only hike that I've ever done that is better than Ricketts Glen - and that says something!!!!!
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71 viewsthe Virgin Narrows.
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67 viewsthe Virgin Narrows.
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73 viewsthe Virgin Narrows.
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66 viewsat the Virgin Narrows.
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72 viewsquiet avenues at the Virgin Narrows.
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77 viewsmy handsome self (take 1) at the Virgin Narrows.
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69 viewsthe Virgin Narrows.
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74 viewsthe deepest part at the Virgin Narrows.
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71 viewsat the Virgin Narrows.
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122 viewsThe turnaround point and small waterfalls at the Virgin Narrows.
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72 viewsRappelling (2007 style) at the Virgin Narrows.
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73 viewsthe procession to the beginning of the Virgin Narrows.
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72 viewsThe first 100 yards of water is really crowded at the Virgin Narrows. After that, you start ditching families, old people, and those people who are uncertain of their footing.
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66 viewsrock formations encountered getting out of the Virgin Narrows.
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70 viewsRock formations at the Temple of Sinewava
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74 viewsthe bus station at the trailhead for old people to get into the paved walk before the Virgin Narrows.
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70 viewsAnyone hiking into the Virgin Narrows when the sky looks like this gets what they deserve.
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93 viewsThe ascent to Scouts Peak - the majestic world of Zion National Park
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79 viewsThe ascent to Scouts Peak - big walls still hover overhead
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70 viewsThe ascent to Scouts Peak - looking back
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63 viewsThe ascent to Scouts Peak
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70 viewsAngel's Landing - look close to see chains that people hang on while climbing across the side over that big 1000 foot drop
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73 viewsin the Virgin Narrows.
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72 viewsHiking in the Virgin Narrows.
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69 viewsThe Virgin River.
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67 viewsZion Canyon - the extended park section
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70 viewsZion Crawl through
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70 viewsHidden Lake on the side of Zion
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70 viewslizard inhabitant of Zion.
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The first of the Emerald Pools pushes water down the mountain.
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1 beautiful waterfall for a reward.
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sheer exhaustion - after the bout of Navajo's Revenge, we somehow made it up to the upper Emerald Pools area. Completely and totally beaten by sun, sickness, and sweat.
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The final picture on my camera before I got sand in the lens and that was all she wrote (a moment of silence for a great camera).
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the weather continues as we lose the Narrows.
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columbines of Zion.
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lizard of Zion.
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big roaring rapids on the "waterfalls" of the Narrows.
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cactus flowers of Zioni
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