Piedras Grandes Loop 12/7/2015




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We are at Dos Cabezas train station where no trains come anymore.
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So we are following some tire tracks.
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Tracks ended, we are going up.
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Weather is warm but not hot.
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Looking back at Big Boulders (Piedras Grandes).
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Ridge walk.
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Big and lone cactus.
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Made it up. Chuck found his TC.
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Volcanic rocks.
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Got to the Trestle Overview. Where is the trestle?
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It is just a peek view from here. We will try the other side.
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Crossed the Goat Canyon but view is just marginal. Only way to get a good view is to go down or from Puff.
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Our group before we will split.
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Nice canyon with dry waterfalls.
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More drops ahead.
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It is not loose but it is slippery.
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Regrouping before more fun.
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Lots of big boulders here.
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Mortero Palms.
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Looks like a slide here.
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Main palm grove.
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That was fun.
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It is a road hike back.
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Nice day, nice hike.



Hike Rating: Difficulty: 3.3 Technical: 3.8 Scenic: 3.8 El. 2400'