Fish Creek/Split Mtn 12/26/2016




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Made it thru Split Mtn.
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It is too muddy and slick to continue in cars.
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So we are walking 2.5 miles to our original trailhead.
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Hi Wit.
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Still wet from recent rains.
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Beth is looking for new undiscovered dinosaurs.
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All we find is gypsum.
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Getting into a canyon.
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Is this the end for us?
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Wayne is testing it. May be doable but not with wet muddy shoes.
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Nice canyon.
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Continuing up.
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Ridge way up.
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This is our high point.
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Does this signify something? Absolutely nothing.
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On high plateau.
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Back in the canyon. That is a swimming hole!
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Are we only two in this canyon?
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On we go.
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We are all together for lunch.
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Starting back down.
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John is holding that rock up.
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Muddy wash.
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Looks like a bottom of the ocean here.
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Made it out to the road before sunset. On a way back we got into traffic jams created by people looking for snow.

Hike Rating: Difficulty: 3 Technical: 3.5 Scenic: 3.5 El. 1000'