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Les Trois Tetons

Posted 2 April 2011 by
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The night is clear and brilliant as millions upon millions of stars decorate the black abyss. Like a blanket of flickering candles, they mark the distant horizon as they seemingly kiss the ground. Behind me, rising from the valley floor, is the Teton Range. Without the lights of day, the mountains now stand dark and […]

A Wilderness Called Paria

Posted 26 February 2011 by
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Distant storm clouds surrounded me, dark, ominous and threatening, like mighty guardians of this sanctuary. I read their warning…tread lightly within our sacred temple. But the ancient whispers carried in the breeze were strong and beckoned me further down the dry wash toward the slot canyon. Were these the Sirens of the Buttes and the […]

More Than a River

Posted 5 February 2011 by
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The world is still and quiet…there is an occasional wild chatter emitted from the forest as the wildlife begin to stir. Wading into the water, I slowly seek the smoothest stones for balance. Excitement builds as I feel the cool breath of the river and its gentle current once again. The sun has cleared the horizon, nature’s […]

The Horseman

Posted 12 January 2011 by
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The Four Corners…the land where the canyons echo the voices of the Ancients and the red pinnacles touch the sky. A lone horseman gallops in the distance, plumes of dust trailing his passage. Like a dark shadow, his silhouette is clearly outlined against the towering plateaus in the valley. As he rides toward me, I […]