Grand Canyon Hiker's Quiz!

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Objective: answer 7 questions correctly. JavaScript required!


1. WARM-UP: Who designed Phantom Ranch?

Harvey Butchart
John Wesley Powell
Mary Jane Colter
Georgie White

2. The Colorado River through the Grand Canyon is approximately what temperature?

45 degrees
35 degrees
65 degrees
71 degrees

3. Indian Gardens on the Bright Angel Trail was originally?

An Indian Garden
A campground for the NPS
A darkroom for the Kolb's Photography
A Ranger Station

4. John Wesley Powell did his first trip down the river in what year?

1842
1869
1889
1917

5. This Tribe's Reservation borders the National Park on the South West?

Navajo
Havasupai
Kaibab
Hualapai

6. What is the Canyon that Major Powell used to exit the River on his second trip?

Virgin River
Little Colorado River
Kanab Creek
All of the above

7. Who was called the Hermit?

Seth Tanner
Louis Boucher
John Hance
Emery Kolb

8. This River is known for it's blue green water?

Havasupai Creek
Thunder River
Little Colorado River
Virgin River

9. Mystic Spring is located on this famous trail?

Clear Creek Trail
South Bass Trail
Tonto Trail
North Bass Trail

10. How many places can hikers cross the Colorado River without the aid of a raft?

Zero
One
Two
Three


   


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