Borrego Mtn 1/14/2013




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When driving here the temperature got down to 17F. It is not that cold here but we need to warm-up.
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Up down, up down.
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We are in the popular slot canyon.
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There is Vit.
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No earthquake here please.
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Out in the wash.
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We are boxed in the canyon, lets get out.
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John what are you doing there?
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Almost up.
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We made it to West Butte.
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It is a rugged way down.
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You can do it that way or that way.
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Nice canyon.
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This is our lunch place, not much here but it is warm and sunny.
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There is our next stop, East Butte.
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Vit is assessing boulders above. Will he continue up?
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Martha is committed.
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Some go over.
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Some go under.
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Nice view of the Salton Sea.
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Our group at the top of East Butte.
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Way down.
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We are almost down but where is Martha?
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There she is: just taking alternate route.
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Our complete group relaxing.

Hike Rating: Difficulty: 3.3 Technical: 4.1 Scenic: 4 El. 2300'