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Grand Canyon Whitewater

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Address: Flagstaff, AZ
Phone Number: +1 800-343-3121
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Description: Day trips whitewater rafting through Grand Canyon on the Colorado River...
Day trips whitewater rafting through Grand Canyon on the Colorado River provide a stunning view of one of the most breathtaking natural wonders of the world. Grand Canyon Whitewater tours combine thrilling world-class whitewater rafting excursions with time for exploration within Grand Canyon. Side hikes from the river lead to waterfalls, canyons and sites hidden from most visitors. Grand Canyon Whitewater offers 4,5,6,7,8 and 13-day on motorized or oar-powered rafts.
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BETTER THAN ADVERTISED !!

Where to start: SPECTACULAR, ADVENTUROUS,EXCEEDED EXPECTATIONS.... Staff is A-1 and just plain great... Troy, Jason, Holly and Ashley went above and beyond ALL THE TIME... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2015
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Potterville, Michigan
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Potterville, Michigan
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

Where to start: SPECTACULAR, ADVENTUROUS,EXCEEDED EXPECTATIONS.... Staff is A-1 and just plain great... Troy, Jason, Holly and Ashley went above and beyond ALL THE TIME!!! Equipment and service is absolutely superior. Food plan was well thought out and plentiful.... 7-day motorized trip just completed on May 19 and very sad its over. I highly recommend !!

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Flemington, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

Grand Canyon WhiteWater certainly has the years to prove they know what they're doing; these guys are definitely a well-oiled machine. Our trip was beyond perfect. I had originally thought the motorized rafting would take away from the beauty of the canyon, but the only difference was the sound of the motor. Other paddling trips did not have the guests... More 

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Los Altos, CA
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

A 5 day rafting trip through the Grand Canyon with Grand Canyon Whitewater - what an amazing experience! Seeing the majesty of the Canyon from the river is so much more than seeing it from the Rim. Our guides were knowledgeable, fun, kind and considerate as well as hard working. We took the "5 day lower river motorized trip" May... More 

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Anthem, AZ
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

A WORD OF CAUTION: Waking up the next day after a trip with Grand Canyon Whitewater will leave you feeling incredibly sad. Sad to leave the little family of fellow rafters and excellent guides, sad to not be greeted by vast canyon views each morning when you wake, no call to coffee, no epic rapids to ride, no hikes to... More 

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Denver
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

The amazing opportunity of rafting down the grand canyon aside, this trip was the most comfortable outdoor experience I have ever had. The most amazing food, knowledgable guides (not only in the river but the history surrounding us), and a great group of raft-mates. Sleeping outside under the moonlight in the grand canyon is an experience I will never forget...I... More 

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Kingston, Canada
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

The Grand Canyon Whitewater rafting trip was a five star experience. Every detail was excellent: the food was fresh, delicious, and amazingly varied; the staff were all stars, and the care given to each of us was top notch. The equipment also was in excellent condition and the pads and sleeping bags were clean, and VERY comfortable. Each boatman (lady)... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

My sister & I did the Upper Canyon Hiker's special oar raft trip this spring. It was wonderful! GCW is a fantastic outfitter. The guides all had years of experience. The meals were delicious and they made sure anyone's special requests were met. It was amazing how often we had fresh avocados, beautiful salads, lettuce for sandwiches. Eggs cooked to... More 

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Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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95 reviews 95 reviews
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69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Sorry for the delay. While time has flown by, this trip is still prominent in my mind. This is a review of the 4 day Upper Canyon motorized trip with hike out. My brother talked me into joining him on his dream trip, and he did an amazing job selecting this company to guide us down the river. From start... More 

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Phoenix
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

First Class outfit - knowledgeable, highly experienced, professional, fun and passionate crew. Equipment and meals were all great (I would recommend bringing your own life jacket if you have one) Very thorough "know before you go" info.... reservation staff were always super helpful.... Loved every minute... from booking to even the long uphill hike out! If it is on your... More 

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CanyonRafting, Manager at Grand Canyon Whitewater, responded to this review

Thanks so much, VillaVita, for your review! We're glad you had a great trip. We just wanted to respond to make the readers aware that we are required by the National Park Service to provide and only allow passengers to use Coast-Guard approved, Type V PFDs (life jackets) with head pillows. Guests are required to wear the life jackets provided... More 

Denver, Colorado
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76 reviews 76 reviews
19 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

To celebrate 30 years of "wedded bliss", my husband and I decided to take the 13 day/12 night total canyon Oar trip in September. Mark one for the bucket list!! At first, we were a bit apprehensive being "off the grid" for 2 weeks, but after a few days, we relaxed and enjoyed the beauty of the canyon, the excitement... More 

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