In the echo chamber

Tuesday  27th September. By Paul.

This is one of the hardest blogs to write as the hike today was magnificent. It still is. We are camped in a huge amphitheatre, carved by water into sandstone rock. Quite difficult to describe- the walls are 150m high and carved inwards…looking straight upwards I see the cliff, no sky.

Our voices are amplified and magnified back to us, so we talked in whispers all evening. Talking more than ten metres apart is impossible due to the echo. But every bend in the river is likoe this..huge sweeping cliffs tower over us, literally.

Day one of a seven day hike and I couldn’t be happier…..



About paulandjodie

Our first blog, five star tent, was a six month project in parallel with a journey on foot and by kayak from Alaska to Patagonia. Now back to real life, Jodie is inspired to start blogging again, just a little bit, with photo theme hop.
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One Response to In the echo chamber

  1. amy says:

    Wow! What a magical place! Beautiful photos paul & jode! What an amazing place to camp 🙂 Looove to go and see this place. Enjoy, enjoy. Big love from tame West Oz xx

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