THE PORTAL MAN  LbNA # 13147 (ARCHIVED)

OwnerAdoptable    
Placed DateJan 8 2005
CountyGrand
LocationMOAB, UT
Boxes1
Planted ByRIVERGEEK    
Found By Moo Poo
Last Found Apr 30 2008
StatusFFFFFFFFFma  
Hike Distance?

Difficulty: kinda steep hike, take lots of water!!

NOTE:(FOR DIRECTOINS TO THE TRAILHEAD REFER TO THE PORTAL BOXES LETTERBOX)

CLUES: AFTER HIKING 1.5 MILES UP THE PORTAL TRAIL, THE LA SALS MOUNTAINS WILL COME INTO VIEW ON YOUR RIGHT IN THE FAR OF DISTANCE!NOTE:(IF YOU CAN'T SEE THE MOUNTAINS YOU HAVEN'T GONE FAR ENOUGH)

ABOUT 100 TO 150 YARDS PAST THE THE FIRST VIEW OF THE LA SALS MOUNTAINS YOU WILL COME TO A SWITCHBACK WITH A STEEP 10 FOOT DROP ON THE SIDE. AFTER YOU ROUND THE THE FIRST CORNER ON THE SWITCHBACK YOU WILL SEE DIVING BOARD ROCK HANGING OVER THE RIGHT SIDE OF THE TRAIL ABOUT 30 FEET AHEAD. GO STAND UNDER THE DIVING BOARD, BEHIND IT WAY UP ON THE CLIFF WALL YOU SHOULD SEE A BIG V CRACK IN THE CLIFF. NOW THERE IS A BIG ROCK HOLDING THE THE DIVING BOARD IN PLACE, STANDING ON THE BACK SIDE THIS ROCK AT 120 DEGREES TAKE 2 STEPS UNDER A SMALL FLAT RROCK SHOULD BE THE BOX! (ENJOY)

Hand made stamp and journal