Category Archives: Scenery

Grand Canyon Backpacking Tour – Day 4

I’m sorry about the delay in posting this final episode, but I’ve been at my company’s annual user conference in Las Vegas and things are very busy during that week. I was able to work on my video on the … Continue reading

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Grand Canyon Backpacking Tour – Day 3

After a great evening at the North Rim Lodge and a cool night in the North Rim Campground, day 3 was a descent back down the North Kaibab trail and back to the Bright Angel Campground.

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Grand Canyon Backpacking Tour – Night on the North Rim

At the end of our climb up the North Kaibab Trail, we spent the night on the North Rim and ended up having a very nice evening. So, I wanted to put together a short post on that.

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Grand Canyon Backpacking Tour – Day 2

The previous night was really nice; with the fly off, I was able to look up to the stars anytime I was awake, which wasn’t really that much. I didn’t eat a full breakfast since my dinner was large the … Continue reading

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Grand Canyon Backpacking Tour – Day 1

Upon arriving at the Grand Canyon, we went immediately to the Backcountry Information Center because we thought we had to check in. It turns out that we didn't. However, I'm sure it doesn't hurt to let the Park Ranger know … Continue reading

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Walls of Jericho Training Hike & Camp

In preparation for our upcoming Grand Canyon Backpacking Tour, we hiked down to the Walls of Jericho, which is in northeast (Jackson Co.) Alabama. We spent one night camping in the primitive campgrounds and then hiked back up the next … Continue reading

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Rainbow Mountain Training Hike

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We have a hill close to home that is known as Rainbow Mountain. It only rises about 500 feet above the surrounding area, but it does so quite steeply. In fact, the road leading to the summit is a favorite … Continue reading

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