double clickBright Angel Creek - A Beautiful Clear Grand Canyon Creek
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6 or 7 Day Rafting Vacation

Mile 87.5 - Bright Angel Creek

Bright Angel Creek, originally referred to as silver creek, was likely named by Major Powell after his expedition in 1869. The creek, brilliantly clear unless muddied by localized rain, stood in sharp contrast to the “Dirty Devil River” that joins the Colorado above Glen Canyon.

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The lower Grand Canyon, as traveled by Western's 3 or 4 day expedition begins at Whitmore Wash (mile 188) and finishes at Lake Mead (mile 277).

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