Early on February 16, 2014, six whitewater kayaks will cast off from the shores of Lee’s Ferry onto the Colorado River. Each 10 foot long Jackson Rogue will carry a paddler, food, and equipment deep into the bowels of the earth for 13 days and 280 miles. The experiences of this small band of adventurers […]
In February of 2014, I kayaked the entire length of the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon with 5 friends.
We did so self-support style which meant that we carried everything we needed (food, camping gear, etc.) in our kayaks without any external support from rafts or other means. I documented my experiences from the trip in the following articles and also included a few articles related to my preparation for the trip which are presented below in correct chronological order.
I hope you enjoy reading them and perhaps they will even provide some useful information or inspiration for you own self-support kayak trip down the Grand Canyon or another river!