Thursday, May 04, 2006

Zion National Park

Narrow Escapes in The Southwest
With Narrow Slot Canyons and Raging Rivers, This Southwest Hike Is No Walk in the Park
By Gary H. Anthes

My tale of canyoneering in southern Utah begins in Northern Virginia. In my bathtub, to be exact.

My daughter still laughs when she remembers finding me there one day in July, standing in 10 inches of water and 40 pounds of ice. I wanted to know what it was like to wade in 50-degree water... [Read more]

Additional Zion National Park information.