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Ani Eastwood and she can run...

April 27, 2015 - Grand Canyon Expeditions @ 5:05 pm

Ani Eastwood has been with our GCE family for over a decade now. In addition to her skills as an artist, a masseuse and a certified Trip Leader for Grand Canyon Expeditions!  Please see our 2015 Riverwear, introducing GCE’s ALL NEW customized river logo tee by Ani!     PHOTO: GCE 2014 Guest, Linda B Meet Ani […]

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We are live TODAY as our 201...

April 7, 2015 - Grand Canyon Expeditions @ 9:01 am

The time has come and that time is now. We all really need to… get a grip on it! “Life is like a roller coaster.  It has its up and downs. But it’s your choice to scream or enjoy the ride!”  anonymous Photo: 2014 GCE guest Tony Hein            

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Imagine if you can…

March 30, 2015 - Grand Canyon Expeditions @ 9:48 am

Just imagine, NO cyberspace around here, just astronomy…just the stars! Photo:GCE Guest, Jim Ellers

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J.W Powell said it the best....

March 23, 2015 - Grand Canyon Expeditions @ 10:29 am

1869 -“How beautiful the sky, how bright the sunshine, what ‘floods of delirious music’ pour from the throats of birds, how sweet the fragrance of earth and tree and blossom…”J.W Powell   It’s Spring time in the Grand Canyon when the cliffs are alive with color! GCE’s first launch of the 2015 river season is […]

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The river season is just aro...

March 11, 2015 - Grand Canyon Expeditions @ 11:15 am

“The sediments of the past are many miles in collective thickness: yet the feeble silt of the rivers built them all from base to summit” – John Joly Grand Canyon Expeditions…limited  river dates still available for our 2015 river season! Photo: 2014 GCE guest, Marco P  

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GCE 2016 river reservations!...

March 1, 2015 - Grand Canyon Expeditions @ 9:38 am

LIVE TODAY! 2016 GCE river schedule is up and running! Make your reservation today for this expedition of a lifetime!  photo: GCE 2014 guest William M. “Behold, my friends, the spring is come; the earth has gladly received the embraces of the sun, and we shall soon see the results of their love!”…Sitting Bull

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"Thinking will not overcome ...

February 26, 2015 - Grand Canyon Expeditions @ 11:45 am

The threat of massive development at the Confluence of the Little Colorado and Colorado Rivers in Grand Canyon…just say NO! The one and only Little Colorado River… Grand Canyon /Photo: GCE 2014 guest Chris M Let’s protect and defend our natural wonder of the world… Grand Canyon FOREVER. PLEASE see links for the details on […]

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That's not a it?...

February 23, 2015 - Grand Canyon Expeditions @ 3:23 pm

A rock pinnacle, rock tower, rock spire or a rock needle is an individual column of rock isolated from other rocks or groups of rocks in the shape of a vertical shaft or spire. Helping to sculpt this spire is erosion, the gradual wearing away  of earth surfaces through the action of wind, sand and […]

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Happy Valentine’s Day to a...

February 13, 2015 - Grand Canyon Expeditions @ 10:52 am

Look close at the cactus spines and the resemblance to a fishhook…Fishhook Cactus. Photo: GCE guest, Jim Ellers

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The shape of things to come ...

February 2, 2015 - Grand Canyon Expeditions @ 4:42 pm

A mesa is an isolated, flat-topped hill or mountain with steep sides that is smaller in area than a plateau. A butte is also a flat-topped hill with steep sides, though smaller in area than a mesa.The surface areas of mesas and buttes will vary. Some simply define a mesa as a landform that is […]

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