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Last Canyon

– A hike into a wild canyon –  One season is ending, another is beginning. The mood is changing. It got warm over night. Before we pack up we head out into the canyons one last time: Wow Canyon  A … Continue reading

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Mantas and dancing water

– Watching Mantas in the ocean and observing dancing water in a little creek – Mantas and dancing water   Baja in deep winter  Yoga on the mountain.  The Baja coast line.  Barnacles. Marine crustaceans with feathery food-catching appendages. As larvae … Continue reading

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Strange creatures and murmuring water

– Observations in one of those Baja canyons –    I found a Praying Mantis on my sandals and she let me patiently study her.  She can turn her head like a human and look at you; it can give … Continue reading

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A holiday in Utah – Part 5

-Escalante- South of the tiny villages of Escalante and Boulder in south western Utah lies a vast empty wilderness that is riddled with canyons. They all drain into the Escalante River; and that feeds – when it has water – … Continue reading

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A holiday in Utah – Part 4

– Paria Canyon – 2 –  Outside of the dramatic narrow parts of the Paria Canyon, in the open valley, we found the other more friendly side of this river.    The water was still running.    We parked our … Continue reading

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A holiday in Utah – Part 3

– Paria Canyon  –  1 – The Paria in Utah is a typical desert river. Most of the time it is bone dry, and when it sometimes runs it rages, there is little in between. In its violent phases it … Continue reading

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A holiday in Utah – Part 1

-Arches National Park- I know, life for the two of us is like an endless vacation, it is so wonderful, and in some ways I don’t fully understand how it happened that it turned out this way for us. The … Continue reading

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