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Finding the footsteps of the those who came before - Veronica Roth
I’ve made friends with the Timbisha Shoshone people who’ve called this amazing place home for centuries. One of their elders told me stories of underground cities, of giants, of animal spirits who show the way to water if they accept you as one with the land. But before the Shoshone, there were ancients. Elders who came before them. The giants. I had it in mind to trace the footsteps of the prehistoric people who called this amazing place home. Now, there are a couple places in the valley which are publically advertised as areas of hyrogliphs, but I was interested in areas which are secret, hidden. In all these cases I needed my 4 wheel drive to get me over flood beds and boulders, and then, when I drove as far as possible, I had to hike another two miles or so. If you want to do this then remember you are on your own. I probably don’t have to tell you, but be smart. Leave word with someone where and when, take plenty of water, know how to use a compass, bring a small emergency pack and know your limits. The trouble with finding areas like these is that …