Bowens Creek (North Branch) Canyon - 15 November 2009

All images © David Noble. No image can be used for any purpose without permission.

Party - John, Chuin Nee, Meri, Albert, Su Li, Chris, Rob, Dave

It was a very hot day - so what better place to be than down a cool canyon. The north branch of Bowens Creek has many nice sections of canyon. We started up high and went all the way to the junction of the south branch.

Above - In rhe early part of the canyon

Above - Chuin Nee contemplating the first swim

Above - Chuin Nee in the canyon

Above - in the canyon

Above - in the canyon

Above - reflections

Above - detail

Above - Al Bear eases himself into another long swim

Above - canyon formation

Above - ferns

Above - a small brown snake

Above - the snake brought out the photographers. Su Li and Chris

Above - a cool wade

Above - canyon formation

Above - canyon formation

Above - the start of the lower constriction - Hanky Panky Falls

Above - Chris waits while Chuin Nee abseils

Above - Rob on the first abseil

Above - Su Li

Above - in the canyon

Above - Su Li on the second abseil

Above - Meri

Above - Chris jumped in

Above - Not everything, however, survives the jump......

Above - John

Above - canyon formation

Above - Albert

Above - canyon formation

Above - a nice ferny wall

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