Leslie Gulch Crickets, September 2010

from by John Hartog



Leslie Gulch Crickets, September 2010
Recorded September 4, 2010. Very early morning, around 4 a.m.
Length: 12 minutes

In the quietest moments before the morning light, the crickets still sing under a crescent moon, calmed by the cooling of the night.

Below towering cliffs, basalt spires, and unique honeycomb formations, Leslie Gulch opens to a grassland valley which eventually leads to the Owyhee River. This recording was taken only a short hike away from the Slocum Creek campground.

Album cover and image of recording gear on location by John Hartog.


from Owyhee Canyonlands, released July 12, 2014


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