The Best non-commercial Resource Page for the Grand Canyon! A virtual Trek
of the Canyon in the sprit of exploration!
Grand Canyon Treks
provides information on the Grand Canyon Backcountry, focusing on historical
trails and routes. Includes South Rim info, North Rim info, Phantom Ranch,
history, trip reports, Canyon news, and the Colorado River. Grand Canyon
Treks also includes information from Harvey Butchart, and the Kolb Bothers
Start early for a better hike in the Canyon!
West Seattle Beach Run February 02, 2020
Cascade Crest Training Runs July31, August 01, 02 2020
Beach Cleanup April 18, 2020
Photos from the Beach Cleanup
Info on the Washington Alpine Club
Double Crossing Trail Run
Treks Main Pages...
Developed Hiking Trails!
Hiking trail info on both rims!!
Grand Canyon Backcountry
Real Off Trail Backcountry Trip Reports and
Who were those guys? Harvey Butchart, Matthes, Davis, Kolb Brothers,
A Pool at Phantom?
Grand Canyon Place Names!
Cape Solitude, Bright Angel Creek? Cranberry Canyon!
Historical Canyon Photo gallery
Some of the first photographs, some dating over 100 years!!
Mike Quinn's Photographic Exploration
The Grand Canyon's finest resident Photographer
and Grand Canyon Historian!!
Pacific Northwest Treks!
Where do you go when its just too
hot to hike in the Canyon?
Peak lists, Trip reports & information!
Current Trip Reports!
Rainier Trip Report
1951 Trip to Camp Muir!
"Who in the hell wants to be a white collar sissy when
one can enjoy such grandeur and beauty such as this." Bert Loper
The Kolb Brothers!
Discovery of Cheyava Falls!!
The wild antics of Emery and
Pictures and stories of their exploits!!! These handsome guys were the
original bad boys!!!
Dr. Butchart's Routes to The River
Grand Canyon Water Sources!!
Who else? Dr. Butchart!! Still the most
Natural Bridges, Windows, & Tunnels!
Dr. Butchart's definitive list!!
Harvey did it all!!-First!!! Did
you know Harvey didn't begin his explorations until he was in his 40's??
Charlie Bongo on the Shoshone Point
"The Canyon is it's own answer. It
fills the soul of all responsive persons with awe... It allures,
attracts and holds those who have once gazed into its mysterious
depths." George Wharton James
Founded 03/04/97 Updated Often
Who is Mike Mahanay?
Norm Kern's 7Days6Nights Blog
The Orphan Mine!
Did they really have a mine on the South
Have you ever seen
any Diamondbacks or Pinks??
Have you ever encountered one?
Waterfalls? In the Canyon?!!!
Thunder River, Cheyava Falls!
Current View from
Canyon Hiker's Quiz!
How many do you
Hiker's Quiz II
The advanced version
Grand Canyon FAQ!
Frequently asked Questions?
Edge! Death in the Grand Canyon!
Order the new
Congestion at the South Rim!
Is this the way to see any
Toroweap, or is it Tuweep?
Where the heck is that?
the South Rim!
Does it Snow at the
Is there any place better?
The Human Drama of the
Who saw the Canyon first?
Canyon Geology and Geography!
Why does the river cut through a hill?
New! The Geology of Grand Canyon
by Edwin D. McKee 1931!
Grand Canyon National Park History!
Was it always protected from
Stories of a remarkable people!
Parashant National Monument!
Bruce Babbit at Parashant
Photo by Steve
Yozwiak/The Arizona Republic
Condors at Vermillion Cliffs
Lost Condors due to lead poisoning!!