Grand Canyon National Park - Colorado River (PDF Chapter)

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This is the Colorado River chapter from Lonely Planet’s Grand Canyon National Park guidebook.

A journey down the river is a once-in-a-lifetime experience – a virtual all-access pass to the Grand Canyon, in all its wildness, peace and ancient, mighty glory. The depth and beauty of the gorge will take your breath away.

  • run the world-class rapids while spectacular canyon walls tower above
  • maps
  • hike the Ancient Puebloan granaries at Nankoweap
  • transport
  • stop for a cold lemonade and scribble a postcard at Phantom Ranch, your one brush with civilization
  • restaurants & accommodation

Coverage includes: Lees Ferry, Phantom Ranch, Whitmore Wash and South Cove.

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