Posts tagged “Images made 1-17-2016

Antelope Creek segment of the Black Canyon Trail

I made this first image within the same minute that I made the photo from the last post…at 7:45 on a Sunday morning a few weeks ago…but this one caught the sun just coming up over the ridge.

Silhouettes, signpost, and sunrise along the BCT

There wasn’t anything spectacular about the landscape on this hike, as it resembled much of the Black Canyon Trail (BCT) that I had already hiked…but this was yet another section to complete, the Antelope Creek segment.  I had actually hiked the first mile of the trail on another occasion, but this was the first venture in covering the entire area.  This is the portion of the BCT that is just south of the Drinking Snake segment that I covered in an earlier post.

After several hours of hiking south and southeast and then north and northwest on the return trip, I was back at the same spot where I made the first image, approaching it from another direction and with the fullness of the day’s sun shining on the land.

Double-track trail with juniper and trail-sign along Antelope Creek segment of the Black Canyon Trail

Thank you for joining me on another hike in the Arizona Sonora Desert…and stay tuned for more coverage of the Black Canyon Trail.

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