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Here are some helpful links to plan your Arizona rafting vacation with Grand Canyon Whitewater. You will find some of the best family vacation destinations right here in Arizona!

FLAGSTAFF, AZ

Courtyard by Marriott
Lodging in Flagstaff
928-774-5800

Arizona Shuttle
Shuttle between Phoenix, Flagstaff and South Rim
800-888-2749


TRAVEL INSURANCE

Travelex Insurance Services
800-228-9792
(Location Number: 03-0146)


INNER CANYON

Arizona Game & Fish Dept.
Purchase fishing license online

Phantom Ranch Weather
Check Weather at River Level


GRAND CANYON – SOUTH RIM AREA

River Runner Shuttle Service
Vehicle shuttle between Marble Canyon, South Rim and Peach Springs
928-564-2194

South Rim Village
Map and Shuttle Information for Grand Canyon

Trans-Canyon Shuttle
People Shuttle from South Rim to Marble Canyon
928-638-2820

Xanterra South Rim
Lodging at Grand Canyon South Rim
888-297-2757


GRAND CANYON - NORTH RIM AREA

Bar 10 Ranch
Schedules Flights and Ground Transportation to Marble Canyon
800-582-4139

LAS VEGAS, NV

Desert Rose Resort by Wyndham
Lodging in Las Vegas

Grand Canyon Tour Company
Tour Bus between South Rim and Las Vegas
800-222-6966


MARBLE CANYON, AZ

Marble Canyon Lodge
Lodging near Lees Ferry Launch Point
800-726-1789


Contact GCW

Grand Canyon Whitewater
800-343-3121
Fax: 928-779-2973
P.O. Box 2848 Flagstaff, AZ 86003

Grand Canyon Whitewater Blog
Review Grand Canyon Whitewater on TripAdvisor


OTHER ARIZONA ATTRACTIONS/INFORMATION

Arizona Office of Tourism
602-364-3695

Hidden Canyon Kayak
Guided Kayak Tours and Rentals on Lake Powell
www.hiddencanyonkayak.com
928-660-1836

Bright Angel Bicycles
Bike Tours & Rentals at Grand Canyon South Rim
928-814-8704

Colorado River Discovery
Half-day Smooth Water River Trip on the Colorado River
888-522-6644

All-Star Grand Canyon Tours
Luxury, full-service, private Grand Canyon and Four Corners area guided tours and daily Grand Canyon Tours from Flagstaff, Williams, Tusayan and Grand Canyon Village.
800-940-0445

Grand Canyon River Runner Association
Become a member of GCRRA- dedicated to conserving the Colorado River within the Grand Canyon for future generations to use and enjoy responsibly, and to protecting the public’s historic rights of access to this unique and irreplaceable natural wonder.

 

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

Experience the thrill with gcw

Read Guest Reviews

Westward ho boy!

One of GCW’s guests memoirs of a river trip was published in the Philadelphia Inquirer, it’s a great read! Westward ho boy! A couple of Eastern city slickers get their raft and tent on at the Grand Canyon, rapidly crafting camaraderie. By Phil Goldsmith, For The Inquirer POSTED: July 07, 2014 When our friends Iris […]

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Beyond Wonderful

Part of our daily commitment is to protect and conserve the resources; was that concern evident and did you feel we educated others to do the same?: Absolutely!  The guides did a great job of impressing upon us the importance of conservation on both large and small scale.  They were inspiring, not judgmental. Were the […]

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‘A complete experience you will never forget!’

Why did you pick our company?:  Our group of six checked various websites, and talked to friends who had done similar trips.  None of our friends had traveled with GCW, but the companies they used were either no longer in business or provided little information on their website.  The GCW website provided us with a […]

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Whitewater Trip is Most Exhilarating Adventure for this Fancy Gal!

“As a girl who enjoys the finer things in life, like showers, toilets, blow dryers, makeup and heels I didn’t know how it was all going to go. It was the most exciting and exhilarating adventure. I always felt safe in the capable hands of our guides. If you are considering this trip, go with […]

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This Trip was Perfection

Feedback from Anne Eychaner Passenger on a 13-day Full Canyon Oar Trip in September 2014 Why did you pick our company? I browsed thru all the companies listed by the park service at http://www.nps.gov/grca/planyourvisit/river-concessioners.htm. I knew I wanted to travel in late September. I knew I wanted to take an oar trip – not a […]

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This service is operated by Grand Canyon Whitewater, LLC., a Concessioner under contract with the U.S. Government and administered by the National Park Service.

The Concessioner is responsible for conducting these operations in a satisfactory manner. Prices are approved by the National Park Service.

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