04 July 2008

Lessons In Camping: ii

There comes a point when it's too hot to even sit around and eat. If you're fortunate enough to be camping next to - let's just say - the Colorado River you might find relief from the heat. Unfortunately, if you're along the Colorado in Lees Ferry, Arizona, the water is well below freezing. After envisioning yourself taking a dip, you might walk in and run out because your shins have gone numb. You haven't lived until you've been sweating on top while trying to regain feeling on the bottom.