A Family Adventure


Tyson, Emilie & Isaac

North to Idaho

June 16, 2019
Emilie Phillips

This is the 9th day of our flying tour to Utah and Idaho. Before leaving Utah, Tyson wanted to see two more airstrips — Dark Canyon North and South. We overflew Dark Canyon South. It was washed out, but it must have been impressive to land when it was usable. The runway ran straight to […]

Read Full Post

Fry Canyon Ruins and Slot

June 15, 2019
Emilie Phillips

To have seen some of everything on our big Utah trip, we still needed to land alongside a big river, hike a slot canyon, and see ancient Pueblo ruins. We could fit all that in one day with a quick landing at Mineral Canyon, then on to Fry Canyon for the day’s hike.

Read Full Post

The Copper Miner’s trail at Keg Knoll

June 12, 2019
Emilie Phillips

We chose to explore the Copper Miner’s trail into Keg Springs Canyon. It was the shortest route off the plateau, if it existed. We only had vague descriptions to follow from blogs and forum threads.

Read Full Post

Utah 8: Hike Fry Canyon

Photo Album

June 15, 2019

Read the details in the full trip report.

Idaho 12: Departure

Photo Album

June 19, 2019

Last day at Johnson Creek, and flight east.

Idaho 11: Indian Creek

Photo Album

June 18, 2019

Flight over to Indian Creek and hike part way up Grays Peak. Flight GPS Track