I went to Death Valley.....
|Hills above Panamit Valley.|
|A hazy evening|
|Old Mine Structure|
|Amazing low angle fault.|
|The lowest point in North America, 87 meters below sea level I think...|
|Students hiking up a canyon.|
|Elf Canyon, a cave through a fault.|
|Badlands from Zabriskie Point.|
|Students hike out to the lookout at Dante's View.|
|Nyle at Dante's View|
|An old mine shaft in Mormon Canyon.|
|Lunch overlooking Titus Canyon.|
|Students at the bottom of Titus Canyon.|
|Polished rock in Mosaic Canyon.|
|How'd I get up there? Marli Miller Photo.|
|The mouth of Mosaic Canyon.|
The next weekend I floated the Willamette. Something to tick off my Eugene to do list!
The next weekend was another field trip to the Upmqua folds along the South fork Umpqua river.
|Folds in the rock along the bank.|
|Mindy is ready to go.|
|Michael and Zane kayaking.|
|Tree across the river, PLUS a steel cable.|
|The hole in the center surfed us for a bit.|
|Paddling with some new friends.|
Then I went home for my grandmother's 90th birthday.
|Young and old.|
|Candi modeling one of grandma's old dresses.|
|Grandma's old square dancing dress.|
|She loved it.|
|Collin getting some bubbles.|
|Cynthia in the hammock|
|Hike up Badger Mt. the next day.|
|A perfect evening.|
I think I'd call it a success. May never fails to be amazing.