You wrote up a great article, thanks for sharing the link!
Zion looks absolutely amazing and it's one that I really want to do.
*I don't want to start a thread drift, but I will say this. It was refreshing to see your friend Jon in the photographs out there with you in the canyons. Why? We just don't see enough black Americans, or any minority groups, getting out into our nation's wilderness areas.
I do mental fist pumps when I see minority groups getting outdoors. We need more of that going on.