From Desert camp / Alcatraz slot Canyon
Erik Looking into Alcatraz
Erik looks down into Alcatraz canyon before repelling into it.
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Whoa, Lean Back
Harrison inspects Alcatraz canyon, reluctantly looking over the edge.
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Canyoneer pro Harrison inspects the anchor.
Mountain Dew Mike
This slot canyon starts off like a Mountain Dew Commercial.
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Mountain Dew Erik
Erik rappels into Alcatraz canyon. NO RETURN!
Mountain Dew Chris
Chris rappels into Alcatraz Canyon. Little does he know this is the easy part.
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Spin it for the Camera
Down, down, down into the Ground.
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Entering the Slot
This begins the 8hrs of physical adventure. You must be physically fit and have an acceptance of fear to canyoneer the Alcatraz slot.
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Lauren on sure footing.
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Climbing Down Colorful
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Harrison, Brian, and Erik make their way down the wall.
What's up Notch
Lauren looks back to find a notch in the rock for a hand hold.
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Grape squeeze Canyon walls
Down the Sand Slide
We get to slip down the sand stone slide into a water feature below.
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Lauren jumps into the water hole below.
Mike did most of the canyon barefoot, to toughen up his feet and keep his shoes dry, of course. Such a diva.
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Erik Thinking small thoughts
Surprise shot as Brian looks around the corner to see what's ahead.
Lauren is not a Big person and she barely fits through.
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Waist Deep Surprise
Lauren looking a little surprised by how deep this pool is.
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We didn't tell Lauren how deep the water was and she sure was surprised she was submerged waist deep before reaching the bottom.
Now that she reaches safety, Lauren smiles.
Bridge Maneuver Brian
Half our group avoided this pool with the human bridge maneuver.
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Left to Right
Chris, Erik, Harrison, Brian, Mike, & Lauren.
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Three friends Brian, Mike , and Erik hike their way back to the Canyon rim.