Hike to Angels' Landing in Zion Canyon on Thursday, May 5, 2005

Photos of the North Ranch Mountain Bikers of Ventura County. Click on an image to see it full size.
Thanks to Brad, Eric, Graham, Howard, Ken, Kevin and Tam who contributed their photos!

Home|Previous Page|Next Page

P1080837.jpg
Howard reluctantly left his bike at home for the day!
P1080837.jpg
P1080838.jpg
Zion rocks!
P1080838.jpg
P1080839.jpg
Refridgerator Canyon is straight ahead with Angel's Landing on the right
P1080839.jpg
P1080840.jpg
somewhere in that rock is a narrow passage know as Refridgerator Canyon because it doesn't get the sun!
P1080840.jpg
P1080842.jpg
the first part of the trail is pretty shallow
P1080842.jpg
P1080843.jpg
Gary's up for a hike!
P1080843.jpg
P1080844.jpg
Indian Paintbrush on the way up
P1080844.jpg
P1080845.jpg
Mark waves from the switchbacks
P1080845.jpg
P1080847.jpg
did we just climb that?!
P1080847.jpg
P1080851.jpg
Lea surveys our travelled route
P1080851.jpg
P1080855.jpg
looking back out of Refridgerator Canyon
P1080855.jpg
P1080856.jpg
Howard moving through Refridgerator Canyon where the sun don't shine!
P1080856.jpg
P1080857.jpg
climbing up a well-formed set of switchbacks
P1080857.jpg
P1080858.jpg
starting the trek up the scary bits!
P1080858.jpg
P1080859.jpg
it's not as though they want to put you off or anything!
P1080859.jpg
P1080860.jpg
doesn't look too bad!
P1080860.jpg
P1080861.jpg
Charlotte takes a breather
P1080861.jpg
P1080862.jpg
the valley floor is quite a way down!
P1080862.jpg
P1080864.jpg
Graham and Dennis admire the view
P1080864.jpg
P1080865.jpg
some turned around at this point
P1080865.jpg
P1080867.jpg
Howard wasn't one of them!
P1080867.jpg
P1080868.jpg
the valley floor below
P1080868.jpg
P1080869.jpg
thank goodness for the chains!
P1080869.jpg
P1080871.jpg
Howard made good use of them!
P1080871.jpg
P1080873.jpg
Lea is pushed by some anxious youngsters below!
P1080873.jpg
P1080874.jpg
Graham's having fun!
P1080874.jpg
P1080876.jpg
threatening skies showed for a good part of the way
P1080876.jpg
P1080884.jpg
Brad finds the trail a little narrow for two!
P1080884.jpg
P1080885.jpg
finally we reach the finger - a tad wider than the 18 inches promised!
P1080885.jpg
P1080886.jpg
Zion Valley below
P1080886.jpg

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9