July 30, 2007
Spc. Chris Hurst pulls security for fellow Soldiers.
Soldiers blend in with the rocks.
2nd Lt. Jonathon Reabe hops from one rock to the next.
When the going gets tough, the tough get going.
Soldiers scale a ridge.
The Soldiers press ahead without the luxury of a road or trail.
The Soldiers make their way to a road to link up with a convoy.
Senior Airman Elvin Blackmon, a medic, uses stepping stones to cross a river.
Staff Sgt. Daniel Moncada moves through terrain more suited for mountain goats than humans.
Sgt. Eric Lopez searches for toe-holds and hand-holds.