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July 11th 2008
Published: July 11th 2008EDIT THIS ENTRY

Pictures from the Delta


Finally getting a chance to get some of our pictures on the blog for all to see. Following are some pictures of our trip into the Delta in Botswana. 2 nights with no facilities. But a really nice hole I might add. Everything including ourselves had to be taken out by Mokoro. Small, hand dug out canoes. Chester and Kirsten even made an attempt at becoming the first American Female Polers. Note a very good attempt I might add.

Hope you enjoy.


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Arrival in the DeltaArrival in the Delta
Arrival in the Delta

Upon arrival to the Delta, the local village was awaiting our arrival to start loading us into the Mokoros.
Ready and WaitingReady and Waiting
Ready and Waiting

Chester and Kirsten are ready and waiting for our trip into the Delta.
Mokoro PolersMokoro Polers
Mokoro Polers

The trip out to the Delta in Botswana.
Polers in the DeltaPolers in the Delta
Polers in the Delta

View of the polers taking us into and out of the Delta.
Chester the PolerChester the Poler
Chester the Poler

Chester made an attempt at a new career that might pay a bit more than teaching. She's going to stick to teaching.
Kirsten the PolerKirsten the Poler
Kirsten the Poler

Kirsten also tried a new career but quickly realized that with 2 bad knees she has no balance and not enough upper body strength. Yes there is water below those reeds.
Lynn in the WeedsLynn in the Weeds
Lynn in the Weeds

Lynn trying to hide in the weeds from the hippos. Or maybe from teh guide who was on the prowl.
Waiting for the HipposWaiting for the Hippos
Waiting for the Hippos

Chester and Kirsten anxiously await finding the hippos.
Tough WorkTough Work
Tough Work

Yes it was very tough watching others do all the work.


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