Scene when we first arrived.
Wild turkeys in front of the visitor's center
Dale thought it was Thanksgiving.
Warning near Upper Emerald Pool.
Surrounded by sandstone cliffs at the Upper Emerald Pool.
Emerald Pool waterfall.
Lower Emerald Pool
You can walk under the waterfall.
View while heading from Emerald Pools to West Rim trail.
Heading up to Angel's Landing.
Sandstone has lots of holes.
Lots of great texture.
More sandstone cliffs.
A chipmunk trying to find food to steal (which he was later successful).
Close to the top of Angel's Landing.
Example of the chains heading to the top.
Thomas at the top.
Looking down at the valley.
Happy to be at the top.
Enjoying the view.
Virgin River flowing through the valley.
More of the same.
Another shot of Angel's Landing.
This is close enough!
As you climb elevation, the sandstone shows less red.
High country trail.
Sunset along West Rim trail (near campsite 5).
Thomas enjoying the sunset.
Waning momemnts of daylight.
Night shot of camp.
Thomas illuminated by the (nearly full) moon.
Same spot as the sunset.
We were too late for wildflower season.
And a little too early for fall color.
A few wildflowers remained.
Heading from West Rim Spring back down to the valley.
An example of how steep the trails were (directly behind thomas).
Highcountry and the white sandstone.
The sandstone cliffs were really beautiful.
Angel's landing trail.
View from the valley.
End of the riverside walk.
A tarantula spotted on the riverside walk.
Bridge along Overlook Trail.
Scenery along Overlook Trail.
Dale taking it in.
Dale realizes the water heading to the subway is COLD! Thomas is about to find out.
Longest swim section (about 100 feet).
One of the rappels headed to the subway.
Dale rappelling into the subway.
Waterfalls just downstream from the subway.