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Snapshots

  1. Metzooo

    Snapshot Title: Metzooo
    Taken by: Metzooo Doom

    Image: Grand Canyon GigaView #12 Upper Tanner
    Image Owner: Thomas Hayden



    Description:

    shocked soul



  2. Snow on the Canyon Rim

    Snapshot Title: Snow on the Canyon Rim
    Taken by: Thomas Hayden

    Image: Grand Canyon GigaView #12 Upper Tanner
    Image Owner: Thomas Hayden



    Description:

    Despite temperatures in the eighties everyday, the snowpack from 2010's south-tracking snow storms wass so heavy that it remained deep at higher elevations. We saw snow at the rim every day of the tr...



  3. GigaPan in Shadow

    Snapshot Title: GigaPan in Shadow
    Taken by: Thomas Hayden

    Image: Grand Canyon GigaView #12 Upper Tanner
    Image Owner: Thomas Hayden



    Description:

    Taking 360 degree images at anytime but high noon means the camera's shadow will always break the fourth wall to some degree. Who needs walls anyway?



  4. Chaco footprints

    Snapshot Title: Chaco footprints
    Taken by: Thomas Hayden

    Image: Grand Canyon GigaView #12 Upper Tanner
    Image Owner: Thomas Hayden



    Description:

    Despite my best efforts, I couldn't find a way to stay out of the shot.



  5. Wind Blown Sand

    Snapshot Title: Wind Blown Sand
    Taken by: Thomas Hayden

    Image: Grand Canyon GigaView #12 Upper Tanner
    Image Owner: Thomas Hayden



    Description:

    Ridges and waves in the sand are good indications that a camp is often pummeled by high winds. Upper Tanner was relatively calm when we landed, but the signs of sandy food were all around us.



  6. Dry Bags

    Snapshot Title: Dry Bags
    Taken by: Thomas Hayden

    Image: Grand Canyon GigaView #12 Upper Tanner
    Image Owner: Thomas Hayden



    Description:

    Camp is packed up and ready to load onto the boats.



  7. Specklepod

    Snapshot Title: Specklepod
    Taken by: Thomas Hayden

    Image: Grand Canyon GigaView #12 Upper Tanner
    Image Owner: Thomas Hayden



    Description:

    Astragalus lentiginosus - My guidebook tells me that this is one of the numerous locoweeds in the area. This means that livestock seek it out, but are poisoned by a compound called swainsonine that w...



  8. Evening Primrose

    Snapshot Title: Evening Primrose
    Taken by: Thomas Hayden

    Image: Grand Canyon GigaView #12 Upper Tanner
    Image Owner: Thomas Hayden



    Description:

    Oenothera caespitosa - Each Flower blooms for one night only.



  9. Desert View Watchtower

    Snapshot Title: Desert View Watchtower
    Taken by: Thomas Hayden

    Image: Grand Canyon GigaView #12 Upper Tanner
    Image Owner: Thomas Hayden



    Description:

    Visible on the south rim of the Canyon for miles along the Colorado River, this prominent tower commands a wide view. The NPS can provide more information on this easily visited attraction of the are...