Hiking the Narrows

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Hiking the Narrows

Jack Gaskin 6/28/2012 3:48:02 AM

SWEET CATCH Love the look down in the gorge. Sounds like a great stroll if a bit difficult BUT does it get that CROWDED ???

Jack #1471709

Ken Smith 6/28/2012 4:03:25 AM

Looks like the water level was good, which is sooooo much easier to walk in. It is a cool walk..and hopefully you did Angels Landing too! Beautiful scene, Tammy! #10203888

Marilyn Cornwell 6/28/2012 4:09:49 AM

Wonderful image, Tammy! #10203896

Tiia Vissak 6/28/2012 4:48:05 AM

great tones, light & pov! #10203959

Lynn M. Whitt 6/28/2012 5:06:05 AM

Great capture, sounds like you had a great trip. #10203973

Agnes Fegan 6/28/2012 6:03:02 AM

Terrific image ... loving your photos from the trip! #10204011

Agnes Fegan 6/28/2012 6:04:10 AM

Terrific image ... loving your photos from the trip! #10204012

Stephen Zacker 6/28/2012 6:09:53 AM

Wow... this is fantastic #10204019

Monnie Ryan 6/28/2012 6:12:44 AM

Fabulous capture, Tammy - what a beautiful place! #10204029

Bobby Ray Goodman 6/28/2012 6:17:30 AM

Hi Tammy,That is awesome my friend.Beautiful capture!!! #10204038

Bojan Bencic 6/28/2012 7:09:59 AM

Fantastic composition, Tammy. Beautiful place and capture. #10204108

Patrick Rouzes 6/28/2012 8:04:08 AM

Love the tones, colors, perspective, clarity & b/g lighting Tammy! Another beautiful scene for sure!
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JO ANN CLEVELAND 6/28/2012 8:05:46 AM

Awesome Tammy..love your perspective!

jo ann c,. #10204254

David Phalen 6/28/2012 8:18:22 AM

A fabulous capture of a beautiful Scene!! Love the comp, tones and textures!! #10204277

Nancy L. Green 6/28/2012 8:31:28 AM

AWESOME scene Tammy, I love the perspective added by the presence of the gentleman, WTG!! <>< #10204293

Mike Clime 6/28/2012 11:48:25 AM

Nice capture and the other photographer gives it some scale, Tammy! Wouldn't want it to rain while I was in there. #10204517

Claudia Kuhn 6/28/2012 1:06:40 PM

Wonderful capture of this rugged spot!
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John Connolly 6/28/2012 1:07:14 PM

An awesome sight and capture Tammy! It sounds like an amazing hike! #10204575

Val Feldman 6/28/2012 1:58:05 PM

You should know how many times I've read hiker's accounts of this hike...and planned...and dreamed! What an amazing adventure you must have had doing this! Great perspective - the addition of your friend adds a fantastic sense of scale - love the lighting contrasts and wonderful detail accomplished in this difficult lighting situation! (I'm trying to imagine hiking with camera bag, tripod, walking stick, etc., etc in both water and this rough terrain....think I'll need to hire a COUPLE of fitness experts before I attempt!) :) :) Excellent shot, Tammy! #10204693

Anthony G. Comella 6/28/2012 2:44:15 PM

Super viewing and a wonderful capture!!! #10204762

Tammy M. Anderson 6/28/2012 2:56:21 PM

Thanks so much Everyone. #10204783

Douglas Perry 6/28/2012 4:20:24 PM

Looks great! #10204859

Debbie Bray 6/28/2012 4:26:06 PM

I'm glad you had your wideangle on here, Tammy, it sure looks wonderful, and such a HUGE gorge! #10204870

R. J. Laudenbacher 6/28/2012 5:07:32 PM

WOW This is really beautiful, Tammy. I have been so busy and I see that I have missed a lot. I bet this was a pure joy to hike down. #10204933

Thomas E. Hinds 6/28/2012 5:55:08 PM

Beautiful work in every way, Tammy! I'd love to get there some day! Beautiful depth and color, once again! It must have been very hot while you were there, at least by late morning! Great image! #10205012

Carol L. Fowler 6/28/2012 6:12:19 PM

Looks like a worth while endeavor. Must do it!! #10205045

Paul E. Earl 6/28/2012 7:50:48 PM

That looks like a really lovely place. Beautiful image. #10205165

Neal D. Hatcher 6/28/2012 8:41:33 PM

Awesome-Beautiful capture-Favorite #10205247

Terry Cervi 6/28/2012 8:46:58 PM

It sounds like you had a wonderful time, Tammy! What a cool shot! #10205257

Ujjwal Mukherjee 6/29/2012 12:40:29 AM

The human element has done wonders here, looks like a wonderful place and an outstanding capture,Tammy!! #10205468

Danny B. Head 6/29/2012 5:29:50 AM

Several years back, I rafted 95 miles in the Grand Canyon and took many side hiking trips. This brings back memories. Thanks for posting your adventure! #10205766

Tammy Espino 6/29/2012 11:55:51 AM

Wonderful capture!! :) #10206251

Ellen Hodges 6/29/2012 12:18:36 PM

Absolutely gorgeous capture with fabulous colors and pov, Tammy!! #10206274

Tammy M. Anderson 6/29/2012 1:40:34 PM

Thanks so much. #10206349

Heather Loewenhardt 6/29/2012 6:28:05 PM

Wonderful composition where the water leads the eye through the frame. The person on the image gives wonderful size perspective. #10206801

Kim Kleinschmidt 6/29/2012 6:48:13 PM

This is fabulous, Tammy!
WOW what a dream come true to experience this beauty! #10206856

Randy D. Dinkins 6/29/2012 7:15:29 PM

Sounds like a wonderful adventure - cheers, enjoy. And great shot! #10206879

Tammy M. Anderson 6/29/2012 7:47:47 PM

Thanks Heather, Kim and Randy. #10206920

Karen Celella 7/2/2012 3:39:03 PM

Fabulous, Tammy! #10211206

Jean-Pierre Ducondi 7/3/2012 5:36:13 AM

Fantastic work Tammy.
JP #10212089

Julie Burnett 7/8/2012 12:31:05 PM

This is AWESOME, Tammy!! Love the sense of scale, light and composition!! #10219859

Tammy M. Anderson 7/8/2012 7:06:02 PM

Thanks Karen, JP and Julie. #10220434

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Description

Zion National park, Utah. The Narrows is one of the most unusal hikes in the Colorado Plateau. Hiking in the Virgin river for a third of the hike, the river runs canyon wall to canyon wall. Most hikers will wade waist deep a few times. We hiked 3 mile in reaching what they call Wall street. A tripod is needed due to low light and a walking stick. Get an early start to avoid people. The man in the picture is a friend we meet up with there. Hiking the Narrows is rated #5 in the National Geographic ranking of Americas best 100 adventures.

Exif: F Number: 3.5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/25 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 18.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 40D

Uploaded on 6/28/2012 3:44:55 AM

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Camera: Canon Rebel T3i EOS 600D

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