05/04/2014 - photos - Firefly Canyon track notes

Participants: Tom Brennan, Andrew "Smiffy" Smith, Antoniya Bachvarova

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Smiffy climbing up the pass, a healthy flow in the creek!

Toni getting soaked by the waterfall in the pass

At the top of the pass, a tight squeeze for Smiffy

Almost out!

One more move for the camera

Smiffy on the first abseil - in drier conditions, we'd probably have just climbed down the waterfall

Smiffy on the nastiest abseil, not a place to get caught under the falls

Toni negotiating the same waterfall

Smiffy below the falls

Toni at a slippery slide

Smiffy on a log slide

Toni on the same log slide

Toni on the following abseil

Climbing down to the next abseil, our fourth

Smiffy at the top of the drop

Toni having just swum the pool

Looking back up the canyon, plenty of water coming down

Toni and Smiffy at the bottom of the impressive falls


The falls

Looking up Looking Glass Canyon, normally a trickle

Toni at the bottom of the first of two abseils below the Looking Glass junction

Toni on the final optional abseil


Smiffy playing in the falls!

Back at camp, Smiffy gets happy hour off to a happy start

Tongues of flame