Sandhill Cranes Oakley Utah
End of the Road
End of Winter maintenance.
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Smith & Moorehouse reservoir
backcountry skiing western Uintas.
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Smith & Moorehouse
Winter camp Ledgefork Campground
Fresh snow @ the Campsite today
Kota the rottweiler going full speed. I got clobbered after taking this photo.
Smith Moorhouse trail
My Lone tracks in the Western Uintas
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Smith & Moorehouse river crossing / in ski boots
Kota reluctant. Come on, you can do it.
Enter Hell's Kitchen
Boulder field begining Hell's Kitchen. The route up is by staying in the creek. (just to the right)
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Which side is the trail on?
creek rages below thin snowbridges
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Bushwacking Snagglefest. Stay in the creek-bed
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Under the snow you can hear the water rushing.
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Stuck in a stream no way out.
Icy and steep / No fall terrain Taken near my turn around point. The trail climbs out of the creek bottom, and where it goes, (to be found out later)
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This is where my camp is. Time to Break down camp and ski out.
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the Rottweiler carries her own weight / 1,000 Peaks / Smith and Mooreshouse reservoir.
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Smith and Moorehouse reservoir winter
photo taken from SW shore. Facing what you'd likely be skiing.
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Backside of Hell's Kitchen
Straight down Anchor Lake / Looking down the backside of Hells Kitchen
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Hells Kitchen peak
Looking at Hells Kitchen peak 11,258 ft
Fall Colors Smith and Moorehouse
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Fall outside Oakley
Fall colors outside Oakley Utah.
Fall colors Uintas
Fall colors near Smith and Moorehouse.
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Kota shade break
Hells Kitchen shade break
Hells Kitchen July