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White River Ice Hike, 2019/01/20

In Brief: 18 photos from a hike down the frozen White River.

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We followed a canyon trail down to the riverside.
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Part of the trail had been washed out during the big rains during summer.
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The usual trickle of water had frozen into sheets of ice.
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A washed out bridge.
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More ice to get across.
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Almost down at the river!
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Bubbles in the ice.
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We first hiked on the banks of the river.
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And then we got out on to the ice.
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An open area in the ice.
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We met another group. Tug-of-war on ice – an interesting choice of game!
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The ice here had frozen clear.
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On the way back we drove past the Miyun Reservoir. The water from the White River flows into this reservoir. It usually freezes over in winter!

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