26/12/2013-01/01/2014 - photos

Participants: Tom Brennan, Rachel Grindlay, Richard Pattison, Andrew "Smiffy" Smith, Antoniya Bachvarova, Sue Bucknell

Day 1

Enjoying our pleasant first night campsite

Rich enjoying his litre (yes litre) can of beer!

Day 2

Day 2 - Canyon 1

Sue in our first crappy canyon

Day 2 - Canyon 2

Looking up our second short canyon

Below the canyons, the creek opens out and crosses a wide neck

Good views at the top of our pass

Day 2 - Canyon 3

Rachel and Smiffy high up in our next canyon

Rachel and Rich climb down into a hole

Toni and Smiffy bridging


Canyon formation

Rachel on a short downclimb in a dark narrow section



Rachel abseiling a short drop

Smiffy demonstrating (awkwardly!) how to do it without rope

The final pool - Rich takes the high road...

...while Rachel takes the low road

Day 2 - Canyon 4

Later that afternoon, Rich, Smiffy, Toni and I head off to check out a couple of other creeks. This is high up in one, above a short canyon section

Rich in the canyon

Smiffy exiting the canyon

Our camp cave, home for the next two nights