39 Photos - Dec 3, 2011
Photo: Park Moabi channel (CA) leading to Colo. river.Photo: Entering Lake Havasu NWR - Topock Gorge section, crossing south under I-40 bridge.Photo: Steve AndersonPhoto: Helen DelugaPhoto: First beach stop.Photo: Sail up with a breeze from behind, no paddling required.Photo: AZ side of Topock Gorge.Photo: Bob Schoen passing through the Needles section.Photo: Steve with Jean Campbell on SOT.Photo: Passing through the "Devil's Elbow" in the Gorge.Photo: Gorge walls.Photo: CA side Gorge walls.Photo: Exiting the Gorge area toward sand dunes and petroglyphs.Photo: Helen skirts the glyphs.Photo: Colorado river petrogrlyphs at RM 226 on river left.Photo: Lunch stop at RM 226 glyphs rocky shore line.Photo: Departing the Lake Havasu NWR boundary.Photo: Twilight camp on the bluffs south of the NWR boundary (CA side). A new waxing moon flirts with Venus.Photo: Moon and Venus decending into the dusk.Photo: Last look at the heavenly night time bodies.Photo: Arriving at London Bridge in windy conditions. A good time on shore was spent at the Brewery Bros. Brew Pub and Eatery on the Island.Photo: A view of London Bridge at Lake Havasu City under ideal conditions.Photo: Early AM departure from a point south of the LH City limits.Photo: Uncommom Common Loon spotted on Lake Havasu.Photo: Steve passes one of several small replica light houses.Photo: AZ cliffs rise where several BLM boat-in only campsites are found.Photo: Another "Pilot Rock".Photo: Headland with small lighthouse.Photo: Great Blue Heron.Photo: Looking out (west) from small "Z-cove" inlet.Photo: "Z-cove" window to the world beyond.Photo: A good lunch spot with no buzzards around.Photo: A view point from above Buzzard Cove looking south toward Parker Dam.Photo: Looking west to the CA side.Photo: More western escarpment.Photo: Looking North.Photo: Inlet to Buzzard Cove.Photo: Another welcoming light house replica near our take out.Photo: Our take out at Cattail Cove Recreation Area and Camp.