They approached across the high plains, making straight for the entrance to this barranca.
The next question that arose was, how I was to get across the barranca.
All at once a loud noise was heard, and the bottom of the barranca was illumined by a number of torches.
It had been done in that terrible leap upon the rocky bed of the barranca.
At sundown we reached the head of the barranca del Oro, a vast cleft that traversed the plain leading down to the deserted mine.
And he pointed to the flying enemy on the other side of the barranca.
It was born and bred in the barranca, otherwise it would never have been able to accomplish this feat.
This was, no doubt, a channel by which the stream escaped from the barranca.
In a short while she rose to her feet again, and rushed back toward the barranca.
Then with that calmness usual to him the hunter advanced to the edge of the barranca.