Leaving from historic Lees Ferry, Arizona on the Colorado River to begin a Grand Canyon trip.
Trip Leader Brandon Green drives Boat Two from Lees Ferry, while Pilot Jacob Snyder departs with Boat One in background.
River Guide Cassie Micheli drives the boat downstream on the Colorado River with Navajo Bridge on US 89A in the background.
Gliding down the tongue of a rapid in the Marble Canyon portion of Grand Canyon National Park.
Smooth water gives you time to contemplate how narrow the riparian area (vegetation bordering the river) is.
Late afternoon shadows in the Marble Canyon portion of Grand Canyon indicate that we will be stopping for our evening camp soon.
Our rowed inflatable boat in Lava Falls, the biggest rapid in Grand Canyon.
Passengers hike along the spectacular light blue waters of the Little Colorado River above its confluence with the Colorado River.
Barbequed halibut steaks at camp. Dinner with a flair!
Trip Leader Marc Perkins cooking halibut steaks at our beach camp.
A Ringtail Cat with a passenger’s sports bra. These bold, almost tame animals are apt to plunder food and take whatever suits their fancy.
Canteen entrance at historic, rustic Phantom Ranch, the only facility on the river at the bottom of Grand Canyon.
Sitting near the front of the boat through the big rapids provides excitement and a refreshing soaking on a hot desert day.
Unloading the boat and setting up camp for the evening.