"I never imagined that existence could be so simple, so uncluttered, so Spartan, so free of baggage, so sublimely gratifying. I have reduced the weight of my pack to 35 pounds and yet I can’t think of a single thing I really need that I can’t find, either within myself, or within my pack." David Brill, As Far as the Eye Can See, 1990
This is my camp at the Lower Tapeats Campground on the Colorado River. MSR Hubba Tent, Herradura Anejo Tequila safely hidden in my Osprey Aether 70 backpack, and the ubiquitous orange shovel.
These Lowa boots are great, but they don't make this model anymore. I've got to find the source for a saying I know - "If you want to forget all of your worries, wear a bad pair of boots".
Grand Canyon - lower Tapeats Campground at the Colorado River. This is south of Thunder River and east of Deer Creek.