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Colorado River, Nevada

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Take in one of America's most famous and fiercest rivers, , and enjoy the wealth of recreation along its banks or rapids. The number of high-quality white-water rafting trips available has earned the 2,330 km (1,450 m) river the nickname "granddaddy of white-water rafting." However, the faint of heart need not worry, as it's not all thrills and spills on this body of water. More relaxing pastimes, such as wildlife watching and relaxing river walks, also draw a big crowd. The river's dramatic scenery is just as breathtaking as the rapids, with its varied flora and striking canyons. If you're embarking on a rafting trip, take precautions to protect your camera from water damage or loss. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Colorado River and many more Boulder City attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Boulder City holiday maker site .
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  • 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 perfe...  more »
  • The Colorado River is a river that crosses the southwest of the United States and Northwest Mexico. It's amazing the beauty of this place. Its length is approximately 2500 km. irrigates much of the desert plains of the States of Colorado, Utah, Arizona, Nevada, California, Baja California and Sonora, these last two in Mexico. He was born at the foot of the Rocky Mountains in the State of Colorado. It is worth going to know this place. They will not regret it.
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  • 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. Th...  more »
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