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Santa Elena Canyon Storm
Storm conditions early January 2007 made this hike a lot more challenging...and very lonely. Notice how the rapidly rising Terilingua Creek has turned flesh colored. Aware of flash flooding, we carefully made our way across the creek. It was knee deep and fast. On the way back it was thigh deep and very fast we were glad to get out.
Thanks to Mark Doiron for correcting tilt of my image.

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johnwlittleVery cool

johnwlittle

Voted 10/10

That's an awesome image and I'd love to see something like that firsthand but it would make me nervous as well.
Posted Nov 23, 2008 2:55 pm

NoonduelerThis conjures up

Noondueler

Voted 10/10

images of some giant monster emerging from between the the canyon walls. Great shot!
Posted Mar 2, 2009 11:29 pm

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Stu BrandelSubmitted by Stu Brandel
on Dec 29, 2007 12:18 pm

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Lat/Lon: 29.16498°N / 103.61532°W
Object Title: Santa Elena Canyon Storm