Let’s go rafting! But now what to pack? Whether you’re an experienced river tripper or a first timer, knowing what to pack is probably one of the most important questions on any kind of vacation. After the excitement of booking and arranging logistics, then comes the “what to bring?” dilemma. Outfitters and companies will usually
A Grand Canyon river rafting trip through the western section of the Canyon is a great introductory trip, offering mild whitewater, the feeling of being a mile deep in the earth, and the experience of sleeping beneath the stars.
Lava Falls, Grand Canyon National Park One hundred seventy-nine miles downstream from Lees Ferry on the Colorado River sits Lava Falls Rapid. With a difficulty rating of 10 on the 1-10 Grand Canyon scale (Class V on the international scale of river difficulty), Lava Falls is arguably the most famous whitewater rafting rapid in the
One of the first questions to figure out for rafting the Colorado River is the type of whitewater craft to use. We’ve written this blog to help you understand the different boats that are run commercially and how they change the experience of floating the Grand Canyon. Motorized versus Non-motorized Rafts A starting point for
All 16 Grand Canyon Rafting Companies There are two types of Grand Canyon Rafting Outfitters. The first called licensed commercial rafting outfitters are the 16 companies that take people on trips down the Colorado River through Grand Canyon. The second the five Grand Canyon private trip outfitters as called the non-commercial trip support companies that