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  • A rare and rewarding journey with remarkable (and rowdy) rowers and riders! Grand Canyon Whitewater boatman, Brock, launches with full raft from Lees Ferry.“I thought the crew‘s group dynamic was exceptional.  Brock seemed to be well respected as a boatman and as a leader,  The other boatmen all commented on how much they liked his style of leadership.  If any of his “judgement ... Read more
  • Great Bucket List Item! Grand Canyon Whitewater guides, Julie and Joe.Feedback from Tim from Yuma, AZ     Age 49 Passenger on a 4-day Upper Canyon trip in May 2014 Was your reservation agent courteous and informative?: Yes Was there any additional info you wish you had known before your trip? (transportation, ... Read more
  • Boatmen Shenanigans Grant being surprised by cold Colorado RIver water!Dwight, a passenger on a 6-day Upper Canyon Oar Trip in July 2014, sent us this short story of a fun afternoon on the river… “It was a quite cove.  The boatmen and passengers had finished lunch.  While children played in ... Read more
  • Beautiful Grand Canyon Whitewater passengers relax along the Colorado River.Feedback from Gay from Prescott, AZ     Age 65 Passenger on a 5-day Lower Canyon Raft Trip in May 2014 Why did you pick our company?:  The right length of trip which included hiking Was your reservation agent courteous and informative?: Absolutely Was ... Read more
  • Can I Do It Again? Not Just an Item to Cross Off the Bucket List. Easy, Brie, Stolf and Brock, River GuidesFeedback from Kathryn     Boise, ID     Age 53 Passenger on a 7-day Motorized Raft Trip in May 2014 Were the river guides friendly, helpful and concerned about your needs?: Can’t say enough positive yes to this Were the river guides ... Read more
  • A Truly Memorable Vacation Grand Canyon Whitewater guide, Ted, plays for folks in the evening.“Years ago when I was a child, my dad talked about always wanting to go white water rafting down the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon, which sparked my interest in someday doing it myself.  Unfortunately, my dad never got ... Read more
 
  • The Perfect Grand Canyon Experience Grand Canyon Whitewater guests relax at the Little Colorado River.“Was there any additional info you wish you had known before your trip?: To suggest the option of walking sticks might be mentioned.  I thought they were VERY helpful! Were the river guides knowledgeable and willing to share their knowledge about ... Read more
  • Incredible experience with AWESOME guides! “The jokes & stories & overall sense of humor of the guides were AWESOME!It made the trip! The experience (rafting & hiking in the Grand Canyon-wow!!!) was incredible, but the guides are what made the trip fun & memorable. Their ... Read more
  • The Trip of a Lifetime, Led by Real Pros Grand Canyon Whitewater Row Boats on the Colorado River“The knowledge, skill and good humor of the guides/boatmen and -woman were key to making the trip incomparably enjoyable and exciting.  I had many memorable experiences; the most was probably my difficult hike down the Bright Angel Trail to join ... Read more
  • Fantastic Grand Canyon Raft Trip with GCW yvonne1_w640“The side hikes chosen by our guides were fantastic. I was expecting them to be fun but not all that challenging. They were both! Our group was not particularly young but almost everyone went along on every hike and really ... Read more
  • Awesome, Best Trip Ever and Best Birthday Ever! 157025_159000987478227_1946320_n_w640"There were so many wonderful experiences on this trip, I don't know where to begin. Our guides, Matt, Thea, Chris, Mike and Scratchie were amazing and so knowledgeable, so efficient, just remarkable. This was the first time in my life ... Read more
  • This Trip is a Brilliant Fusion of Adventure and Beauty Brock reads river stories to Grand Canyon Whitewater rafters. “Our family enjoyed this trip immensely – the river brought out patience and gratitude and wonder – terrific qualities to make new friends and share the experience. I particularly liked the evening stories.” – Jackie Armstrong, passenger on a late-season oar ... Read more

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Why raft with grand canyon whitewater

6 Reasons to Raft with Grand Canyon Whitewater

1.  Rejuvenate, Play like a kid!

You deserve a vacation. Rafting with GCW will combine excitement with serenity in one of the most peaceful and gorgeous places on Earth.

2.  Experience? We got it!

GCW brings one of the most experienced groups of owners and guides in the Grand Canyon.

3.  We are the Host with the Most!

GCW river guides are a wealth of information not limited to river history, geology, archaeology, wildlife and savory Dutch-oven cooking!

4.  You are in Good Hands.

Our staff knows the fine line between keeping you safe and showing you the Canyon up close and personal.

5.  Re-Connect.

In an increasingly electronic and nature-deficient society, it is a great way to take a few days to reconnect with nature and have some good ol’ fashioned fun with great folks.

6.  Oh, So Many Trips to Choose from!

GCW offers both motorized and oar-powered rafting trips ranging from 4 to 13 days.

CHOOSE FROM ANY OF OUR 7 GRAND CANYON RAFTING TRIPS

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A rare and rewarding journey with remarkable (and rowdy) rowers and riders!

“I thought the crew‘s group dynamic was exceptional.  Brock seemed to be well respected as a boatman and as a leader,  The other boatmen all commented on how much they liked his style of leadership.  If any of his “judgement calls” were ever questioned, we were not aware of it, and it was clear that […]

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Great Bucket List Item!

Feedback from Tim from Yuma, AZ     Age 49 Passenger on a 4-day Upper Canyon trip in May 2014 Was your reservation agent courteous and informative?: Yes Was there any additional info you wish you had known before your trip? (transportation, packing, on-river): I would probably pack a pair of flip flops for the […]

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Boatmen Shenanigans

Dwight, a passenger on a 6-day Upper Canyon Oar Trip in July 2014, sent us this short story of a fun afternoon on the river… “It was a quite cove.  The boatmen and passengers had finished lunch.  While children played in the water, trying to catch fish barehanded, the rest of the passengers watched from […]

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Beautiful

Feedback from Gay from Prescott, AZ     Age 65 Passenger on a 5-day Lower Canyon Raft Trip in May 2014 Why did you pick our company?:  The right length of trip which included hiking Was your reservation agent courteous and informative?: Absolutely Was there any additional info you wish you had known before your […]

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Can I Do It Again? Not Just an Item to Cross Off the Bucket List.

Feedback from Kathryn     Boise, ID     Age 53 Passenger on a 7-day Motorized Raft Trip in May 2014 Were the river guides friendly, helpful and concerned about your needs?: Can’t say enough positive yes to this Were the river guides knowledgeable and willing to share their knowledge about the canyon?: Yes. Lots […]

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