Have you been looking forward to spending time at the bottom of the Grand Canyon on the Colorado River? White Water Rafting could be your answer. There is a variety of possibilities from one day to multiple days. One-day whitewater tours currently depart from the Williams/Flagstaff AZ.
- Pick up at Little America Hotel Flagstaff or Grand Canyon Railway Hotel Williams
- Drive I-40 to Seligman and then take Route 66 to Peach Springs
- Transport down Diamond Creek Road – the only road to the bottom of the Grand Canyon
- Board Pontoon Boat for white water rafting on the Colorado River
- Lift out by helicopter to the rim at Grand Canyon West
- Return to Williams/Flagstaff
All Multiple-Day White Water Tours begin in either Las Vegas or Flagstaff if you want transportation. You can also provide your own transportation to Marble Canyon/Lees Ferry. The 8-day motorized trip and the 13-day oar trip are full canyon trips. The shorter trips are for either the upper or lower portions of the canyon. The lower canyon has the most rapids. The 7-day motorized trip does the majority of the canyon with lift out by helicopter at Whitmore Wash to Bar 10 Ranch. Multiple Day Motorized or Oar White Water Tours: 4-Day/3-Night Motorized with hike out from Phantom Ranch to the South Rim 5-Day/4-Night Motorized with hike in from the South Rim to Phantom Ranch 7-Day/7-Night Motorized with helicopter lift-out to Bar-10 Ranch 8-Day/7-Night Motorized with bus out at Diamond Creek Road 13-Day Oar Trip from Lees Ferry to Diamond Creek 6-Day Oar Trip with Hike out from Phantom Ranch to the South Rim 8-Day Oar Trip with Hike in to Phantom Ranch Grand Canyon White Water also offers some Hiker’s Specials. If you have time you can take slightly longer tours that give you time to do some hiking: 5-day motorized with hike out – only offered once a year in April 7-day motorized with hike in – only offered once a year in April 7-day oar with hike out – only offered once a year in April 9-day oar with hike in – only offered once a year in April 11-day full canyon motorized – only offered once a year in April 15-day full canyon oar – only offered once a year in April Grand Canyon White Water Tours are very popular and sell out quickly. Some of the tour dates are already sold out (January 2014) for the 2014 season. You may need to book more than a year in advance in order to be able to reserve the dates you want for your White Water Vacation!