Exploring the Grand Canyon
The enormity and beauty of the Grand Canyon cannot be captured in photos or videos. To be fully appreciated, you have to stand at the edge as you prepare to hike it. Not up for a nearly ten-mile hike to the bottom? You have other options.
The certainty of your trip is you will stand in awe of its beauty at some point. Called the “Big Canyon” or “Great Canyon” before 1869, it was John Wesley Powell who coined the name Grand Canyon.
Covering 1.2 million acres and 277 miles in length, I have experienced more than most over dozens of trips. But haven’t even…