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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. Before you head to Boulder City, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Boulder City tour planner, to make sure you see all that Boulder City has to offer, including Colorado River.
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  • 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 »
  • 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...  more »