Meat Week Part I: Stoking the Fire

By:  K_C
June 29, 2011

Now that we were used to the idea of a narrower slot canyon we were ready for the big spooky one. First we had to squeeze our meat down a fairly small hole.

Greg goes down the hole

the way is down

The way is down

We shimmied down the hole, turned it sideways, sucked it in…
squeezing in a slot canyon

… and HIGH FIVED!!
high five in the slot canyon!

There were portions of this canyon where you couldn’t see the sky, just frequent narrow turns as we weaved through.
narrow slot canyon

Yet deeper down the rabbit hole we were forced to descend.
Deeper down the rabbit hole

“G…. are you sure this is the way?” I asked. “Just keep going,” he replied.
deeper down the rabbit hole

The light at the end of the tunnel… or slot canyon as it were.
The light at the end of the slot canyon

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  1. Bill
    wrote on June 29th, 2011 at 9:30 pm  

    Nice Stuff team, like i has said a thousand times, so envious i love southern utah northern AZ!

  2. Harvey44
    wrote on June 29th, 2011 at 10:04 pm  

    KC … beautiful awesome photos and great report. Man those tight spaces would flip me out, did you ever get spooked being in there?

    • K_C
      wrote on June 30th, 2011 at 9:29 am  

      Nope, tight spaces were not a problem. I actually thought I had a slight advantage over the boys for once.

  3. Lionel Hutz
    wrote on June 29th, 2011 at 10:08 pm  

    Did you happen to find James Franco’s arm in one of those canyons?

    • K_C
      wrote on June 30th, 2011 at 9:21 am  

      Actually, I was hoping to find James Franco – the whole person. We needed more guys on this trip.

    • Greg
      wrote on July 1st, 2011 at 10:02 am  


  4. christian
    wrote on June 29th, 2011 at 10:16 pm  

    righteous writeup connors

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