Took the dogs out for some desert explorations. While the spring was FREEZING, I enjoyed getting to do some fording. Also, there's no better place to contemplate roaring rapids after a dry and dusty trail.
average hiking speed 1.77 mph
WARNING! Hiking and outdoor related sports can be dangerous. Be responsible and prepare for the trip. Study the area you are entering and plan accordingly. Dress for the current and unexpected weather changes. Take plenty of water. Never go alone. Make an itinerary with your plan(s), route(s), destination(s) and expected return time. Give your itinerary to trusted family and/or friends.