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How Big is the Grand Canyon?

How Big is the Grand Canyon?

How Big is the Grand Canyon? Visiting Grand Canyon can be a nearly overwhelming experience.  Standing on the rim a peering out over the vastness is a legitimately humbling experience.  Take it from those who have spent a lifetime here; this place is as awe-inspiring...

How to Win the Wave Lottery

How to Win the Wave Lottery

How Do I Win the Wave Lottery? It is called "The Hardest Permit to Get in the USA" by Outside and Backpacker Magazines.  Your chances stand at roughly 3% on any given day.  People enter month after month for, in some cases, years before winning (if they ever do).  No...

Is Havasupai Falls In The Grand Canyon?

Is Havasupai Falls In The Grand Canyon?

Where is Havasupai Falls? Traveler in the American Southwest often think Havasu Falls are in Grand Canyon National Park.  They are not.  But don't worry, The Goat will get you there! Technically speaking, Havasu Falls is, in fact, part of Grand Canyon.  Grand Canyon...

Where Does Grand Canyon Begin and End?

Where Does the Grand Canyon Begin and End? Grand Canyon has a beginning, middle, and end just like any wonderful story. It unfolds with beautiful poetry like the most epic novels, films, and greatest stories ever told.  It unfolds using astounding special effects, and...

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