NOTES: Treasure Canyon
makes mouths happy
Bad Idea: Risk life and limb clinging to loose rocks on sketchy scree slope only to be turned away from twenty-footer by near vertical walls.
Good Idea: Head to Durango for Colorado Gazeteer and Thai food made by cowboy.
Interesting Idea: Put on Lime creek late in the afternoon on an a hot day in June.
Bad Idea: Break your borrowed Werner in Adrenaline
Good Idea: For Epic Winter Riding, Check Out Treasure Mountain Hut
PLAN B.2: Run the Upper Animas from Silverton to Tacoma
PLAN C.2: Avoid the cold wind and rain in the various nooks and crannies of Silverton. Head over Red Mountain Pass . Doddle in Ouray. Head to Orvis for a soak. Eat more cheeseburgers. Drive dirt roads for miles in the dark. Pull over and sleep in the dirt.
un-run 60 footer in Animas watershed
PLAN D.3: Big Cimmaron
PLAN E.3: West Fork Big Cimmaron. (First D anyone? I hear its just ripe up there for exploring.)
PLAN G.9: Take advantage of recent cold snap and falling water levels. Head to Crystal drainage. Yule on the high side. Resort to plan H.9.
PLAN H.9: Head up the North Fork of the Crystal. Cross the creek? Definately. Get turned back by snowed-in road. Definately.
PLAN I.a: Good Idea? Bad Idea? at Crystal Mill Falls
run to the hills
Good Idea: Come back to Yule the next morning.
the mystic is a sick stick
Bad Idea: "Check" the wall at the bottom of slide shown below.
Marginal Idea: Get rejected by rooster tail and get sent careening into giant rock pile at river-right, bottom of slides shown below.
Good Idea: Skip like a stone at the bottom of this massive slide