Sunday, June 5, 2011

Utah 2011 - Day 3: Pastafari, Day 1 - Glen Canyon Rec Area

Pastafari 2011 formerly kicked off with the expedition team meeting in Green River, Utah. Kudos to leader JL Rockies as Pastafari 2011 had 100% attendance as all who signed up showed up (which unfortunately isn't as common as it should be). We had backcountry permits limited to 9 vehicles and we had 9 vehicles. :rockon:

After introductions, the expedition crew was anxious to get rolling...

Getting ready to run!
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The Illinois fellas...
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Stopped to air down and for CB antenna repair...
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And a quick look around... :D
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Back on the... um, road...
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9 arrive at the ranger station
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And we pay a little homage to our missing Durangotang (wish you were here)...
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We headed out on Flint Trail to find our respective camp sites.
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We also had other 'roommates' at the North Point campsite...
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And for being at the least-desirable campsite, our view of things wasn't too shabby. :mrgreen:
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The homestead...
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And as the sun went down, the Utah desert transformed into a breathtaking array of colors!
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The rest of the Day 1 album can be found here:
http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10150627369250052.686371.851890051&l=ff2c990f74