The Trek to Havasupai Falls, Day 3

Days 1 & Day 2 were a dream, I was certain. We woke up at the CRACK on Day 3 and packed up our things *sigh*.  I had my headlamp on as we left the campground, but once outside of the Indian village, it was fully light out.  We took a minute to capture our true feelings about leaving.  This was probably the only picture that was taken on the way back.  No one wants to document leaving.

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Havasupai Falls - The Beginning

When someone invites you on a backpacking trip to "the coolest spot in AZ", you don't say no.  Note: High-fiving the air, doing a victory lap around your desk chair, or breaking down in interpretive dance are all acceptable options.  So is immediately requesting off work. One of folks from the Ireland trip (Parts: I, II, III, IV) lives in Phoenix and invited a bunch of us out to Havasupai Falls in September. It works out well because last Christmas, I got an actual backpacking backpack, but I had no immediate plans for actually using it.  Fast forward 8 months and what do you know?!  Great day.

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