|Me at the upstream entrance of the downstream section. You follow that? If so, you've got the skills to be an explorer. If you're lost, invest in a GPS.|
|Farther in Phil paradoxically stands out in his camo.|
|More hours were spent on graffiti in here than I've devoted to sudoku as of this writing.|
|The end of the downstream section. I looked at some aerial views of the area subsequent to this and couldn't tell where the stream led next, so maybe there will be a sequel at some point.|
|A small stalactite.
After we went back to where we started, we headed upstream farther until we reached the next section of tunnel. There wasn't much to photograph though...
|...This is about the only shot we took.
Only point of interest: the ledge I'm sitting on is an unusual feature
and a convenient resting spot.
The tunnel begins right here at the base of a very steep canyon that is almost impossible to climb, although (as alluded to at the top of this page) I did descend into here once many years ago and check out this section (not knowing there was another downstream), albeit without a camera.
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