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It is useless to put on you...

July 22, 2014 - Grand Canyon Expeditions @ 10:56 am

I  know it’s hard to look past Miss Amy, June 2014 guest. The back ground is known as “Granite Narrows” the narrowest section of Grand Canyon @ 76 feet across and one of the deepest pools of water on the Colorado River! Photo: Scott Geppert with Amy… posing upside down      

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"'scuse me while I kiss the ...

July 14, 2014 - Grand Canyon Expeditions @ 4:04 pm

photo credit: Scott Geppert May 2014 #2 Photo credit: Anne Oliva    

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I have not yet begun to figh...

July 10, 2014 - Grand Canyon Expeditions @ 5:00 pm

Developments Doom Grand Canyon? Posted on July 10, 2014 by admin The Little Colorado River (foreground) meets the Colorado River in the Grand Canyon. The National Park Service says a development that would include a tramway to this confluence presents one of the most “serious threats the park has faced in its 95-year history.” (Photo [...]

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Say it ain't so! The propos...

- Grand Canyon Expeditions @ 10:02 am

  Nation National Park Service calls development plans a threat to Grand Canyon The Colorado River flows through the Grand Canyon, as seen from Mohave Point on the South Rim. The National Park Service says a proposed housing development would have dire consequences for the park’s scarce water supply. (Mel Melcon / Los Angeles Times) [...]

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May the sun in his course vi...

July 3, 2014 - Grand Canyon Expeditions @ 11:20 am


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You can never ignore a cact...

June 25, 2014 - Grand Canyon Expeditions @ 1:17 pm

 The world is full of cactus, but we don’t have to sit on it. -Will Foley  

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The Red Tails of the Grand C...

June 17, 2014 - Grand Canyon Expeditions @ 9:38 am

Red Tailed Hawks. The flying traits of the Red Tailed Hawk is similar to the eagle but with a wingspan of 4 feet, it is much smaller than an eagle. Identifiable by its white underside, reddish tail, brown head, and brown back, the red-tailed hawk sometimes drops rattlesnakes from great heights to kill them, before [...]

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“Why not go out on a limb?...

June 2, 2014 - Grand Canyon Expeditions @ 9:25 am

“Life is short, break the rules, forgive quickly, kiss slowly, love truly, laugh uncontrollably, and never regret anything that made you smile. Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did.         Photo:  Lisa Edwards   Saddle Canyon / Coke Cola Charter So [...]

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Grand Canyon Expeditions...W...

May 17, 2014 - Grand Canyon Expeditions @ 10:29 pm

As on every GCE expedition, upon approaching evening camps, the guides will designate a kitchen area and a toilet area along with giving our campers some words of wisdom and advice as to where there are good camping spots… The nightly unloads consist of tarps, tables, camping/kitchen gear, the all-important toilet (scenic views only), your [...]

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April 15-22 2014 Guest Video...

May 7, 2014 - Grand Canyon Expeditions @ 10:53 am

Nate and his family recently joined GCE on one of our April, 8 day expeditions.  His skills with the camera and the magic of the Canyon all came together for this spectacular 13 minutes of life on the river and the extremes of Grand Canyon, inspired music and intense desert beauty – Video Credit: Nathaniel [...]

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