Crossing Lava Field 6500' - September 2003 Heading up into Pine Valley North Guardian Angel from Northgate Peak Looking south into Wildcat Canyon Old Mormon implements at Goose Creek Knoll - near Lava Point First and only water of the day - murky Sawmill Springs Atop Horse Pasture Plateau along the West Rim Trail - elevation 7300' Looking down the Left Fork - the mouth of Wildcat Canyon is to the right
The eastern horizon from the plateau - the Virgin River is down there somewhere Again looking eastward toward the Virgin River from Potato Hollow Camping alongside cacti at 7000' Looking southwest from West Rim Trail Greatheart Mesa and South Guardian Angel in the background Looking down the Right Fork with Ivins Mountain on the left Ivins Mountain in the foreground and South Guardian Angel in the background Phantom Valley below and Castle Dome in the background
Looking east on the south-side of Horse Pasture Plateau The first and only water of the day - West Rim Spring Heading down the face Half way down Looking back at the west rim - the etched trail is visible on the left Nearing Scout Lookout Angels Landing - the windy trail to the top is barely visible Descending Walters Wiggles into Refrigerator Canyon
Crossing Lava Field 6500' - September 2003
Crossing Lava Field 6500' - September 2003