Monday, September 15, 2008

Shawn's 2nd JWP (July 15-Aug 5, 2008)

the gates of ladore

ely creek on the jones hole hike from camp #1

butt dam falls

sunset at lion's hollow on the desolation canyon section of the green

jack's rock on desolation canyon section of the green

dam just upstream of green river, utah

a couple days downstream of green river, ut

getting a little space from the flotilla

the flotilla, home for 3 days of floating down the green river toward the confluence with the colorado river!!

max (the course director) and aram (the lead instructor) at the groover which we set up on the back of the flotilla, complete with a curtain, handwash system and the best view in the world.

the instructor home

aram, lead instructor

confluence waters of the green and colorado river

sunrise at the doll's house. we hiked up at 4am from spanish bottom.

rigging at big drop beach in cataract canyon- rapid 20 is just upstream and big drop 1 is just downstream

big drop 3- i ran the far right line, aram and max ran the gut.

monkey and jiminy cricket. where is monkey these days? i hope he's getting love wherever he ended up.

dark canyon from our illegal river right camp, but what else could we do, there had been a blow out and there was no camp at the canyon mouth which we had signed up for...

dark canyon waterfall

sunrise at the take out- we made it in the middle of the night, 22 days later!

1 comment:

  1. Great pictures. I knew you liked painting but didn't know you were a photographer too. Thanks for sharing and keep them coming. Love the sunset and sunrise ones as well as the water and reflections.Ang