ron rothman.ron rothman

Dominica, December 2003

at the summit--dirty, cold, and hungry (and not engaged, despite ron's best laid plans)
at the summit--dirty, cold, and hungry (and not engaged, despite ron's best laid plans)

really, the picture speaks for itself.
really, the picture speaks for itself.

the slippery descent down the mountain
the slippery descent down the mountain




Ron scaling branches down the mountain
Ron scaling branches down the mountain

navigating the trail of roots (4 feet about the actual ground)
navigating the trail of roots (4 feet about the actual ground)





We made it!!
We made it!!

...but my boots didn't fare as well...
...but my boots didn't fare as well...

recovering from our hike at Hibiscus Valley Inn
recovering from our hike at Hibiscus Valley Inn


Let's hope this netting keeps the bugs (and lizards, and spiders) out!
Let's hope this netting keeps the bugs (and lizards, and spiders) out!

our "nature bungalow" at Hibiscus Valley Inn
our "nature bungalow" at Hibiscus Valley Inn


on the coast in Calibishie
on the coast in Calibishie

on the balcony at Domcan's Cafe, Calibishie
on the balcony at Domcan's Cafe, Calibishie

rock formation known as "Hells' Gate" in Calibishie
rock formation known as "Hells' Gate" in Calibishie

view of the village of Calibishie, seen from our room at Domcan's Guest House
view of the village of Calibishie, seen from our room at Domcan's Guest House


Photos by Gallery