Take a Ride on the River: a travel guide book of the Colorado River with awesome pictures.
A Tour Guide Trip on the Colorado from Glen Canyon Dam to Lee’s Ferry.
Write “Colorado” on your heartby taking a realistic river raft a tour guide trip down the Colorado River with Audrey Lee, accomplished author, artist and pilot. Audrey ran the river for three years and worked on Lake Powell for another two years.
This book is a travel guide about a rafting trip the down the Colorado River with full color photographs and includes facts about the Glen Canyon Dam, the Colorado River flow and usage, Robert Stanton, Charles Spencer and gold mining, John D. Lee and Lee’s Ferry, animals and birds of the Colorado Plateau, hydrology and geology of this section of the river, ancient civilizations and their beliefs, legends and petroglyphs. This easy to read travel book is also one of the travel books on kindle. Take a Ride on the River also relates tales about John Wesley Powell, the first “river runner” of the Colorado as well as other river runners such as Norman Nevills, Bus Hatch, Georgie White, Glenn and Bessie Hyde, and Bill Beer and John Daggett, who swam the river with life vests.
The book also includes Emory and Ellsworth Kolb, who made the world’s first true-life adventure movie about running the river. Barry Goldwater also made a movie, which actually got his political career started.
Experiencing the emerald green water and breath-taking vistas will bring you to a red rock cathedral that surpasses any man made structure on earth.