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Colorado River

The Colorado River is one of the principal rivers of the Southwestern United States and northern Mexico (the other being the Rio Grande). The 1,450-mile-long (2,330 km) river drains an expansive, arid watershed that encompasses parts of seven U.S. and two Mexican states. Starting in the central Rocky Mountains in the U.S., the river flows generally southwest across the Colorado Plateau and through the Grand Canyon before reaching Lake Mead on the Arizona–Nevada border, where it turns south toward the international border. After entering Mexico, the Colorado approaches the mostly dry Colorado River Delta at the tip of the Gulf of California between Baja California and Sonora. Known for its dramatic canyons, whitewater rapids, and eleven U.S. National Parks, the Colorado River system is a…
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The Pollock Canyon trail is located in the Flume/Pollock Canyons Area of the McI…
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The Rattlesnake Arches trail is located in the McInnis Canyons National Conserva…
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Sites along Potash Road (Hwy 279), near Moab, Utah, including Corona Arch, Bowti…
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The Hanging Lake Trail is located 90 east of Grand Junction, Colorado on Interst…
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Moab Rim is a multi use trail near Moab, Utah that is very popular with hikers, …
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Gold Bar Arch (a.k.a. Jeep Arch) is located off of the Potash Road, Utah Highway…
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Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Arizona/Nevada, 30 miles southeast of Las Ve…
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Lake Havasu is a large artificial lake formed by Parker Dam on the Colorado Rive…
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The path to Lulu City, a former mining town, and along the upper Colorado River …
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The Watson Island Section of the Colorado River Trail System is adjacent to the …
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The Spencer Trail is located in the Glen Canyon National Recreation Area at Lee'…
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Lees Ferry is a tiny settlement beneath the Vermilion Cliffs beside the Colorado…
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The Flume Creek Canyon trail is located in the Pollock/Flume Canyon Area of the …
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The Jackson trail is located in the Amasa Back Trails area near Moab, Utah. The …
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Lees Ferry is located in the Glen Canyon National Recreation Area near Marble Ca…
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Navajo Bridge is located in the Glen Canyon National Recreation Area near Marble…
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The Portal Overlook trail is located on BLM land near Moab, Utah. The trail asce…
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The Spencer Trail at Lees Ferry, beside the Colorado River in north Arizona, is …
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Timber Lake is reached by a moderately steep path on the west side of Rocky Moun…
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The Wulfsohn trail is located in the Wulfsohn Mountain Park in Glenwood Springs,…
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