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Dangerous Dog

Dangerous Dog

Ella is undaunted by the "Extremely Dangerous" rock face at the end of the suspension bridge.


Suspension Bridge in Spring

Suspension Bridge in Spring

The suspension bridge over Sugar Creek with May Day leaves.


Hiking Group

Hiking Group

The gang as we entered the beautiful canyons of Turkey Run State Park.


Laura on the Trail

Laura on the Trail

Laura is excited about seeing some rare Midwestern topography.


Dogs Romping

Dogs Romping

Diego and Ella had the time of their life racing around the hills and canyons of the park.


Ella and Waterfall

Ella and Waterfall

Ella inspects a waterfall from atop a log.


Mossy Canyon

Mossy Canyon

The first part of the hike followed this not-quite-dry creek bed through deep, mossy canyons.


Ben on a Log

Ben on a Log

Ben. On a log.


Ladders

Ladders

Getting the dogs from up there to down here was quite an ordeal. "This is how people get killed," said Anna at one point.


More Romping

More Romping

The dogs went for a swim in the creek.


Laura, Ben, Wildflowers

Laura, Ben, Wildflowers

Early May is a great time to see trees and wildflowers in bloom in the forests of Indiana.


Boys in a Cave

Boys in a Cave

Ben and Diego hide out in a cave near Sugar Creek.


Laura and the Tent

Laura and the Tent

Laura poses after successfully setting up the tent.


Men's Work

Men's Work

Ben and Ryan getting the fire going, with the help of a lot of blowing and some Miller Light.


Enjoying the Fire

Enjoying the Fire

Laura and Anna stop discussing poetry journals and celebrity fashion to smile by the campfire.


The Perfect S'More

The Perfect S'More

Ben shows off the perfect s'more.


Campfire Breakfast

Campfire Breakfast

As usual, Daryll Lynne came through with breakfast in the woods. Here, the quiche warms as the coffee percolates. Not shown: pancakes, syrup and sliced strawberries.


Coffee = Smiles

Coffee = Smiles

All it takes is a little coffee to get Jon and Laura grinning.


Breakfast

Breakfast

This is why Daryll Lynne was unanimously voted camping MVP once again.


Sleepy Head

Sleepy Head

Before packing up to go home, Ben models the pajama shirt that Laura made for him as a Christmas present.