Grand Canyon Treks!
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 July 11, 2021
Olympic Coast Beach Cleanup April 18, 2022
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 Hiking
Real Off Trail Backcountry Trip Reports and information!!
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!
Historic Mount 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 Ellsworth!!
|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 reliable source!
Natural Bridges, Windows, & Tunnels!
Dr. Butchart's definitive list!!
Interview with Harvey Butchart!
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 Route!
"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 Rim?
Have you ever seen any Diamondbacks or Pinks??
Are they returning?
Have you ever encountered one?
Waterfalls? In the Canyon?!!!
Thunder River, Cheyava Falls!
Current View from the Yavapai Point Webcam
Canyon Hiker's Quiz!
How many do you know?
Canyon Hiker's Quiz II
The advanced version
Grand Canyon FAQ!
Frequently asked Questions?
Over the Edge! Death in the Grand Canyon!
Order the new best seller!
Congestion at the South Rim!
Is this the way to see any park?
Toroweap, or is it Tuweep?
Where the heck is that?
Winter at the South Rim!
Does it Snow at the Canyon?
Is there any place better?
The Human Drama of the Past!
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 development?
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!!