Phantom Ranch gauging station.
Bright Angel Creek
Phantom Ranch raft beach.
This beach at Pipe Springs Rapid is the closest river-access from the South Rim; a seven mile hike. (It's another two miles over to Phantom Ranch.)
Time for Hermit Rapid!
Photographers get ready!!
That would be Dennis' oar emerging from the wave washing over his boat.
Kathryn looks like she is having fun.
The paddle boat makes its run...
...and takes a big hit!
And Renee is still holding onto the bow!
Dan is leaning on the front of Howie's boat to "punch" the waves...
...and he performs a flawless demonstration. Well done!
That's a lot of water.
Quieter waters in view of Pima Point.
Camp this evening is between the two halves of Crystal Rapid...Kathryn pulls hard to stay right.
Howie avoids the big boat-eating wave.
Dennis makes a relaxed entry.
View of our beach to the upper half of Crystal Rapid.
The lower half of Crystal rapid; rocks at left make it one of the more dangerous.
Jon shows us an Anasazi ruin.
Foggy water effects.
A ghostly rendition of the big boat-eating wave.