I always wished we had something besides water with which to toast these views. As the book reveals, it would have been better if I would have at least used the water.
This light show on South Kaibab made everything look softer than it was. Grand Canyon is very much the world of deception beyond La Mancha.
Advancing on The Plateau from South Kaibab Trail.
First crack at The Colorado. Our spirits began to revive.
Clear line of The Plateau… the trail becomes steep now all the way to The Colorado.
The Plateau is multi-level viewed from the Bright Angel below Indian Garden. Can’t say I was sad to see it go. I could sense darkness coming already. Not a hopeful sign. I blew it a kiss, turned, and headed up to Indian Garden where I hope to find Jeff.
Cracking The Plateau on the Bright Angel Trail mid-afternoon. Up close, Jut-Jaw shows his true colors.
My old friend appeared from nowhere, breaching The Plateau below Indian Garden. I had not seen him for some time. We just may make it to the South Rim. Read the book to discover the harrowing adventure lying in wait above Indian Garden.