Archive for the ‘Hiking’ Category

Arrojos on Mars

Wednesday, May 6th, 2015

Anyone who has done much desert hiking in Arizona will appreciate this photo of the surface of Mars.

Walkway to Makinodromo

Friday, March 4th, 2011

This walkway now serves as an aproach to Makinodromo, the famous climbing sector of El Chorro in Spain's Andalucia. And it is the hairiest path. The area of El Chorro situated in the south of Spain is renowned amongst travelers and mountain hikers for its stunning scenery and climbs, yet this is not the main attraction on offer, El Chorro is host to one of the most dangerous walkways in the world, built by workers to transport materials between the Chorro and Gaitanejo Falls.

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Places you can only find in the desert southwest

Saturday, July 12th, 2008

Places like this are magical.   If you camp there for any amount of time you find the world spinning round.  If you just sit there and meditate you can see the Sun rise spin to the other horizon and set. 

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