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New Mexico Tech Wilderness Encounter, Grand Canyon, N. Kaibab Trail, 1972

I led an early summer hike that descended from the South Rim and over to the vicinity of the Bright Angel CG. From there we followed a route straight up and into Phantom Creek, thus by-passing a troublesome and perhaps … Continue reading

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The Wilderness Program, State of New Mexico, 1976 – 1977 – Grand Canyon

In 1976, I took a job with the State of New Mexico, creating and directing an Outward Bound-style wilderness program for the Forensic Treatment System. Also known as a “hoods in the woods” program, it was for “adjudicated” individuals – supposedly non-violent … Continue reading

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The Colorado River in the Grand Canyon – Bright Angel Creek and Horn Creek Rapid

Immediately downstream of Cremation Camp is the Kaibab bridge, the Bright Angel beach and the trail to Phantom Ranch, a short ways upstream on Bright Angel Creek. Waiting not far downstream of Bright Angel is Horn Creek Rapid, which gets … Continue reading

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The Colorado River in the Grand Canyon – Clear Creek to Cremation camp

Clear Creek Camp should not be missed. Wonderful rocks are found along the route downstream from the camp to the creek, and you can then hike upstream as far as you like. There are a few easy rapids in the … Continue reading

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