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Colorado River

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The Colorado River supplies water to seven U.S. States including Mexico, and offers recreational activities such as whitewater rafting, fishing and biking along its banks.
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Reviewed 20 December 2018 via mobile

For the bold and brave the Colorado can be rafted through the Grand Canyon, but with age a quieter passage may be preferred. We rafted the river from the Glen Canyon dam to Lees Ferry. The trip takes about four hours and takes you through...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank preeveparks50
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Going further down the El Dorado Canyon from Nelson Ghost Town is the Colorado River. It was the start of summer but there weren't that many people there. I didn't know the river was there or I would have been more suitably dressed but its...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank leok647
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Fantastic time with my husband..views and scenery is extraordinary. Will definitely come this way again being Canadians and a lot to travel but so worth it

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Marilyn B
Reviewed 21 April 2018

Being from the east coast, this river looks very clean. It looks crystal clean, you can drive up and park to get into it or let your dog swim in it in Laughlin NV & Needles CA.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank ThreeWiseMen1998
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Unlike many of the States in the Midwest and east coast we don't have many boating options. The Colorado river provides the perfect boating and family destination. The emerald green water is the perfect temperature all summer long. Boat launching is available from many public...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank Gabby92399
Reviewed 20 April 2016

We have visited the Colorado River in Arizona and Nevada. After running through the Grand Canyon, the Colorado reaches Hoover Dam and turns south creating the state line between Arizona and Nevada. There is so much to do in this amazing waterway- whitewater rafting, tubing,...More

Date of experience: July 2015
2  Thank JT_Turner3
Reviewed 30 June 2015

If you go in the summer, Laughlin is hot. The river tends to cool things down a little. You can take a water taxi to the different hotels and casinos for a small fee. You can also rent jet skis on the river. It is...More

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank KT702
Reviewed 30 June 2015

We have stayed in Laughlin Nevada several times over the years and may even go back this year.You can't beat the hotel and food prices not to mention it all sits along side the Colorado river.Always good weather many things around to do.

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank 52763Mummy1
Reviewed 15 February 2015

Bit of a late review but we took a 4 day Canyon river holiday as we happened to be in Vegas (as you do). It was my 50th birthday so suitable for all ages and abilities. We flew from Vegas North up to Whitmore (International)...More

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank LynetteYo
Reviewed 26 November 2014

It was a cool view, I went on a rafting trip through 12 miles of the Colorado River. It had lots of Goats and sheep, and good views and multiple shores. Surprisingly, parking is very easy to get to.

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank Jonathan L
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