The Adventure: Bonelli Bay
Rating: beginner intermediate
Cranes Nest Training Profile
Kayak Lake Mead's Desert Adventure Fitness
This is a fantastic adventure. Do not forget your camera. The gypsum bays and the gypsum ledges are like nothing you've ever paddled or trekked before! TAGS: intermediate to advanced kayaking, hiking, trail running, canyoneering, climbing  

On Lake Mead in the Virgin Basin: Paddle around the north edge of Detrital Reef, paddling into West Gypsum Bay as far as possible and then trek up and around the hills to the east - 8 mile paddle, 9 mile trek/run, 8 mile paddle - BLUE icons on the map - 8 hours +


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Desert Adventure Fitness
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desert shoreline
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