October  11-12, 2002 – 42 miles 

I did a nice return trip through Paria Canyon with brother-in-law Ed Johnson.  We drove down Thursday night and spent the night at a motel in Kanab.  We woke up early and arrived at the White House trailhead at about 6:00 a.m.  I almost ran over a guy sleeping in the parking lot next to his car.  Pretty stupid of him.   As I was loading up my camelback with Gatorade, I spilled it all over in my daypack, so the whole hike I would have wet, sticky stuff.

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