The Grand Canyon

The Grand Canyon in Arizona is a popular attraction in the Southwest that everyone should go see. The South Rim of the Grand Canyon is located about 230 miles north of Phoenix and 80 miles north of Flagstaff. The North Rim is located 352 miles north of Phoenix and 210 miles north of Flagstaff. Approximately 4 million people a year get to experience the Grand Canyon and all of its many activities. The Canyon is close to 300 miles long with the river going through it, it gets 18 miles wide and it is about a mile deep.Grand Canyon South Rim [Read more…]

Dinosaur National Monument

Dinosaur National MonumentDinosaur National Monument along the Colorado and Utah border contains many dinosaur fossils embedded in the sandstone. Presumably the dinosaurs were washed to the area in massive floods many millenia ago and got stuck in the sediment, which eventually lithified into rock. [Read more…]

White Water Rafting on the Chattooga River – Georgia – South Carolina Border

Chattoga River Festival

Chattooga River Festival

Whitewater rafting on the Chattooga River on the Georgia – South Carolina border is an amazing experience. This is the river where the famous movie Deliverance was filmed, featuring Burt Reynolds and Ned Beatty.

Make a reservation with any of the experienced Chatooga River outfitters near Clayton, Georgia.  You’ll spend about 6 hours on the river.  You can also do an overnight 2 day trip totalling 10 hours rafting.
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