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|This canyon is in the southern part of ABDSP, & sports a nice slot canyon. Part of the trek involves walking along a jeep rd., but thankfully on this trip we avoided sharing w/vehicles. We climbed out of the slot & made a lollipop loop out of the deal, so re-joined the rd. near the end point.
On the way down the rd.:
Descending the rd.
Entering Canyon Sin Nombre
In the slot:
Since it was a short hike we had a little time leftover so we finally checked out "Well of the 8 Echoes." Not really worth it as it's basically just a metal pipe that you can't really see down into.
Well of the 8 Echoes
Then we drove up Indian Gorge Rd. & checked out "the big rock". The rd. up into the gorge has gotten really crappy & our driver wasn't too pleased.
Morteros atop big rock
Pano of Indian Gorge from atop the big rock
Home is where the hiking is.
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