Nobody likes to deal with part failures whether they are outpacing the field, or just cruising on a trail; miles from the nearest pavement.
Death Valley Loose Ends
Adventure Through the Valley of Death!
From the Chloride Cliff, it was only a few more miles to Monarch Canyon, and the views along the way were brilliant in what was still only mid-morning sun. And soon, we arrived at the end of the road, about a mile down the canyon and the beginning of our next short trek.
Luckily for us, navigating the most difficult part of the canyon – a 50′ dry fall just below our parking spot – was easy. An old access grade to the mine conveniently bypasses this fall, the striated rock twisted and contorted over millions of years. Click to read the article