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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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Rafting down the GC is absolutely stunning all the way around. Unhook, unravel, relax. This is the trip of a life time! It is the perfect way to reconnect with family, friends... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 22, 2015
Scottsdale, AZ
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Athens, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW credit card Amex Card Member Review

Wonderful view, we didn't stay all that long because a wind front blew in and it was cold. Hope I can see it again!

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Scottsdale, AZ
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015

Rafting down the GC is absolutely stunning all the way around. Unhook, unravel, relax. This is the trip of a life time! It is the perfect way to reconnect with family, friends, co-workers….yourself. Since I have been twice I will tell you what you NEED to know so you can be well prepared and have a great trip. You will... More 

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

Rancher28, Great review - very helpful! We think you're spot on and it's great for future guests to hear this stuff from an experienced river rat! Glad you had a great time on your trips on the Colorado River. Thanks, Lindsay More 

Albany, New York
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

I have been waiting to do this trip almost 30 years. My expectations were high though my wife and children were more guarded in what they expected. We were travelling with another family of 4. I can say with certainty that each of us had an adventure that far exceeded all of our expectations. From the moment our guides started... More 

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Green Valley, Arizona
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

My husband and I just returned from this trip, and it was fantastic! The views of the canyon from below, and riding the Rapids were both awesome. And I was completely overwhelmed with how helpful the guides were, especially getting me to the Havasu Pools, they made sure I got there safely and it was one of the most memorable... More 

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17 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

We recently spent a week on the Colorado River camping and running rapids. The 4 staff(2 on each boat) did an excellent job of leading, informing and cooking. If only they would have pitched the tents and put the cots together each night, the trip would have been perfect. It is a once in a lifetime trip that everyone should... More 

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lake Tekapo
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

What can I say that has not already been said. These guys Troy, Joe, Joel, and Riley did such wonderful job from being courteous, helpful in every aspect, marvellous cooks and boatman. Nothing is a problem.i needed my camera batteries charged at the most inconvenient time for them but they always obliged. The Canyon is mind blowing and unbelievable .... More 

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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

This is an amazingly beautiful place. The ride down the river was fantastic. Rapids, hiking, great people, really good food. and a knowledgeable crew. Everything was great!

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Buna, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

We had a great time rafting the river and taking the side hikes. The food quality was excellent and the staff very helpful and informative. I recommend this trip and plan to do the other half later.

Thank Christine G
White Marsh, Maryland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015

We planned this trip for a year and were looking forward to it. From the research,we new it would be a great one.The actually trip and our guides,Matt,Jeff and Tyler went over and above our expectations.We really were amazed with their expertise getting us safely down the river but letting us experience the excitement of it.They were so well organized... More 

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Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

The trip was well planned. The four guides, Matt, the team leader, Christy, Jeff, and Tyler were proficient and efficient .They were well organized, and made the trip very enjoyable. The food was out of this world. Pork chops, rib-eye steak, lasagna, and chicken burritos with all the fix'ns for every meal. Rapids were fantastic. We all got along well... More 

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