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Apr 13, 2006 - Semana Santa Trip - Valle Grande

Camping on the grassy bank of milky green rumbling rapids of Rio Atuel, I was reminded of Oak Creek Canyon, near Sedona, Arizona. Somewhat of an oasis in the desert, with Poplars and Willow trees overhanging the swift river and flanked by steep red and yellow sanstone walls, and everything covered by the long blue expanse that we call sky. There was a lot of activity in Valle Grande - seemed as if we were in the Adventure Corozon of Argentina (the motto of the closest city, San Rafael is "El Corozon de Mendoza"), with the throngs of river...

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