Great fall colors out on the tundra as we head back to camp to pack up and head back to Nome.
The view from our hike up into the hills above Salmon Lake.
Sunset from camp.
WIND RIVER RANGE, WY - Three days with NOLS Pro and trying out Deuter packs with Todd Walton, James Edward Mills, Kate Siber, Kristy Holland, Marcio Paes Barreto, Brian Fabel and Cameron Martindell
KONGAKUT RIVER, AK - Camp VI: Gateway; Nathaniel has a laugh in the morning.
KONGAKUT RIVER, AK - Camp III: Drain Creek; Overnight watch.
BOULDER, CO - Anthropologie on the 29th Street mall hosted a kids potting evenf for Earth Day where kids selected a free pot, added soil and seeds and got to decorate their pot.
Again, the kiva is aglow as the team beds down while the waxing crescent moon shines brightly over head as it too is about to set behind the western horizon.
SIERRA MOUNTAINS, CA - Snowshoes patiently waiting until morning.
Our kiva is aglow with activity as folks get ready for bed under a looming rock outcropping of Mt. Williamson.
WESTERN AUSTRALIA - Finally, the sun crests the horizon and sends its beams racing across the sky and into our corner of the earth.
Again... where's the trail? Follow the orange, blindly at times.
An eerie bridge... notice the dead vegetation dripping from the upper railing? That's because that's how high the water level gets after a heavy rain. We timed it just right, as rain is the norm in this part of the world.
The trail markers had to be large and substantial up here. The weather can undoubtedly get very nasty.
The rising sun just peaks over a monument covered with offerings.
A cloud far to the east casts a 'v'-shaped aerial shadow through the sky over Mt. Fuji.
KILIMANJARO: We get back down from the summit around 10am. A warm lunch was enjoyed while a light rain turns to snow (gropple). A nap until 1pm when we are forced from our cozy tents to continue down the mountain to our last camp, Mweka Camp for dinner.
KILIMANJARO: Striker, our server brings our first course of dinner, cream of cucumber soup. Kibo summit behind him.