If you are going to head to the Piedra be prepared for a long, cold, but beautiful day. You have to run the upper gorge at this point. I promised myself that no matter how desperate I am I wouldn't do it again unless it was smoking high.
Escalante will probably be close by Sunday. Or Embudo.
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. Security does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than exposure. - Helen Keller