Split Mountain. 2/11/2013




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It is another nice morning in the desert.
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It is getting warmer, time to dress down.
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The canyon walls are getting interesting.
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Easy walking inside.
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Ramp up.
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We are almost on the ridge.
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We made it to the top but where is Vit? There is no sight of him.
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Patsy is getting down into dry pool.
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Here is another drop.
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Kerry is doing that his way.
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This canyon is nice.
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More pools with no water.
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Imbedded rocks into walls.
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Canyon continues.
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Finally, some water in a pool.
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Our next target are Elephant Knees and to get to the top there.
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We are still going down.
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Patsy is balancing on the edge.
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After few hours we are reunited with Vit.
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These are baby Elephant Knees.
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Still going up.
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Break with a view.
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Our complete group picture.
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Way down is not bad.
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Even Vit is going down this way.
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It is still nice afternoon for our after hike.



Hike Rating: Difficulty: 3.1 Technical: 3.9 Scenic: 4 El. 2200'