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Camp set up on a rafting trip in the Grand Canyon
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Grand Canyon Rafting FAQs

Thinking about rafting the Grand Canyon for the first time?  It’s hard to know what to expect on a river trip, especially if you haven’t been before.  We get a lot of e-mails and calls with general questions about our rafting trips.  In an effort to help you better understand

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On Top of Deer Creek Falls
Colorado River Rafting

Interesting Things You Need To Know About the Grand Canyon

  Planning a vacation to Grand Canyon? Given below are some interesting things about this amazing year-round holiday destination. Increase your basic knowledge about this natural wonder and make the most of your holidays. The Grand Canyon is 277 miles long and 18 miles wide There are a lot of

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Which Is The Best Time Of The Year To Go To The Grand Canyon?

The Grand Canyon is a year round destination. Approximately 4 million tourists flock this amazing destination every year. The park is heavily crowded during summer, spring, and fall months. If you wish to avoid the crowds and do not want to face any difficulty in finding lodging, you must plan

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Hiking into the Grand Canyon
Colorado River Rafting

7 Fun Things to do in the Grand Canyon

If you are planning a trip to the Grand Canyon, you may wish to try out the following 7 things to have a memorable and fun-filled Grand Canyon vacation.   Ride a bike. The Grand Canyon has miles of green biking trails and rim side roads that let bikers enjoy

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Morning View of the Grand Canyon
Colorado River Rafting

Grand Canyon Vacation: Tips for First Timers

  Planning a trip to Grand Canyon is both exciting and confusing. If you are going to Grand Canyon for the first time, here are some tips to help you plan nearly perfect Grand Canyon family vacation: First and foremost, check out the weather before you start with all the

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Riding Lava Falls Rapid
Colorado River Rafting

What to Bring On Your Colorado River Rafting Trip?

  The mighty Colorado River offers a fantastic rafting experience to one and all. The sections of the river that flow through Westwater Canyon, Cataract Canyon, and the Grand Canyon are deemed to be some of the most dramatic stretches of river on Earth.  Rafting along the Colorado River will

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Paria Riffle
Colorado River Rafting

10 Interesting Facts about the Grand Canyon

The Grand Canyon, one of the most fascinating and intriguing natural wonders of the world has always attracted tourists from the farthest corners of the world. The raging waters, treacherous ravines, gargantuan cliffs and an enviable flora and fauna of the exquisite wilderness make the Grand Canyon one of the

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brittle bush in bloom along trail to Thunder River
Nature

Studying Elusive Mountain Lions at Grand Canyon

This article was recently published in the Grand Canyon Association magazine, “Canyon Views,” Vol. 20, No. 2, Spring 2013. Although you can see many wildlife species at Grand Canyon, from small Abert’s squirrels to plentiful elk, some are more elusive. With patience and a trained eye you might catch a

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Chicken Salad
Colorado River Rafting

Chicken Salad Recipe

Over the years, we’ve had many compliments and questions about the meals we prepare on our river trips.  We thought we would share a recipe with those of you who would like to try preparing one of more popular lunches at home. Chicken Salad Wraps (Serves approx. 5) – 2-3

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