How to Kayak the Colorado at Horseshoe Bend

Want to Kayak the Colorado River and see the awesome Horseshoe Bend from the bottom?  Here's how to do an easy day kayak through the beginning of the Grand Canyon.


Horseshoe Bend, Marble Canyon,

and the Grand Canyon

This is where the Grand Canyon begins at Marble Canyon just outside of Page, Arizona and a short trip from the Grand Canyon North Rim.  Contact kayakthecolorado.com to set up your trip.  Your hosts will take you by boat from Lee's Ferry to the starting point of the kayaking adventure just before Marble Canyon.  It's a quick moving river ride and you won't even have to paddle. This kayak adventure is about enjoying yourself.

We loved this trip with kayak the colorado at Horseshoe Bend and would highly recommend it to anyone.  It was a wonderful day trip from the North Rim of the Grand Canyon.  What an amazing way to see Horseshoe Bend by kayaking around it.  So many people see Horseshoe Bend from the top but so few see it from the bottom!

Horseshoe Bend

Horseshoe Bend is a unique natural wonder where the Colorado River makes a bend.  Most view it from above during a trip to Page, Arizona.  This kayaking trip will put you in the bend.  We totally recommend seeing Horseshoe Bend from above.  Kayaking the Colorado from below is an experience of a life time.

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