Under the expert tutelage of Rich Carlson and Gregg Henry, I participated in the ACA's level 1 and 2 classes in Cibeque Canyon, on the White Mountain Apache reservation.
Scenes from the first falls:
Kip Marshall explains how to build a top-rope anchor to Rich Carlson, while Gregg Henry looks on:
The climb to the top of the falls:
Scenes above the falls:
Back down the first falls:
The hike out:
We returned to the canyon for a second day...
Kip Marshall and Dean Kurtz tending the belay above a climb, while Lemmy tops out:
Just below the second falls... Dean Kurtz tries really hard to stay dry:
Scenes from (and above) the second falls:
Mike Dallin (ie, me) rappin' the second falls:
Rich Carlson at the second falls:
Rich finds a novel way to combat 100+ degree temps:
Scenes below the second falls:
Another canyoneer that joined our group:
Swimming, sliding and generally having a great time descending the canyon between the first and second falls:
Tom Jones jumps for it. This is the last known picture of his "sacrificial" pair of glasses (RIP):
Splashdown at the first falls:
Another canyoneer below the first falls:
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