Behind the shot
Hiking The Narrows was a surreal experience. We have seen a lot in our travels but this five-mile hike ranks near the top. Special water shoes are required to hike through the Virgin River. I also wore waders to help stay dry. During the day you never know which bends will cast a nice color glow due to the placement of the sun. Depending on the water level you should prepare for a good workout. Walking through the water constantly looking for stable footing on the riverbed makes for slow movement. If you have any physical limitations you might want to research this hike thoroughly before you venture out into the canyon. Also monitor the radar ahead of time to help avoid a flash flood.
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