River Rafting Packing Checklist

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Are you planning for your first river rafting trip and aren’t sure what to bring? You are not alone. At Black Canyon River Adventures, we are proud to take many of our guests on their very first river rafting tour. Although our single day trips don’t require much, there are a few things you will want to bring with you.

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Beyond the Strip: Family Friendly Las Vegas Excursions

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Las Vegas is a popular family vacation spot. Despite the city's reputation as a playground for adults, there is a wealth of family fun in and around the city. Although many of the casinos and resorts in town feature activities appropriate for all age levels, Vegas and the surrounding area offer much more beyond the bright lights of the hotels.

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The Best Views at the Hoover Dam Aren’t at the Top

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More than a million people visit the Hoover Dam every year, but most of them miss out on the best view of this National Civil Engineering Landmark without even realizing it. There’s no denying that looking down at the dam face from the walkway at the top will take your breath away, but at Black Canyon River Adventures, we invite you to take a different perspective and experience the magnificent and picturesque Hoover Dam from the bottom.

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Explore the Southwest’s Only National Water Trail

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Running through the Southwest desert lies the Black Canyon Water Trail, the first trail of its kind to be designated in the United States. The Black Canyon Water Trail includes over 30 miles of wilderness and serenity along the Colorado River. Selected as a National Water Trail in 2014 by the United States Secretary of the Interior, the trail became the first National Water Trail in the Southwest and remains the only National Water Trail in a desert climate.

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Top 3 Reasons to Enjoy Nature on Your Vegas Vacation

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The bright lights of the strip are not the only sights worth seeing on your next visit to Las Vegas. Less than an hour from the choreographed Bellagio fountains, the waters of the lower Colorado River in Lake Mead National Recreation Area sparkle in the desert sun. At Black Canyon River Adventures, we cannot help but recommend you include nature as part of your Las Vegas trip.

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