Category Archives: Grand Canyon

Insiders Guide to Rafting the Grand Canyon

Rafting the Grand Canyon is a bucket-list trip for many people and a spectacular way to fully experience the beauty, solitude and unique environment of this natural wonder. Along your rafting trip, you’ll have opportunities to stop and do hikes to Ancestral Puebloan sites, see waterfalls, swim in turquoise waters and spot wildlife like bighorn […]

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Grand Canyon Hikes: 11 Trails to Add to Your Bucket List

From our partners at Backpacker Magazine. Getting ready for your first trip to the iconic Grand Canyon and not sure where to hike? We’ve got your back. The Big Ditch has a lifetime’s worth of trails to choose from, from mesatop vistas to riverside rambles past bright orange and red layers of geologic history. But, […]

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How to Avoid Crowds in the 10 Most Popular National Parks

National parks broke dozens of attendance records last year, making this summer a challenging time to visit any of the sites on the top-ten list. Add to that the strict reservation systems implemented by many, and planning ahead is more crucial than ever. The National Park Services’ official stance on the matter is simple: explore […]

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