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Aug 15, 2014 - Tuweep Campground on the North Rim of the Grand Canyon

We have been hearing about Tuweep backcountry campground off and on for a long time now. Recently several people whose opinion we respect about these kind of things strongly recommended that we do the 61 mile off road drive and spend some time at this remote campground which is located right on the North Rim of the Grand Canyon, so we did it. All but the last 4 miles or so of this 61 mile drive is an excellent dirt road. We aired our tires down to about 20 lbs pressure and were able to drive between 40 and 50 mph for most of the way. The...

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Sep 2, 2005 - Grand Canyon and the Four Corners

We spent one night at the Grand Canyon, affectionately referring to it as "the big hole." It is really, really big...and deep. The size almost made it seem unreal. A plane ride helped us to take it in as there is no easy hike in the Grand Canyon. Being one of the Seven Wonders of the World makes it a popular tourist destination. Again, we found ourselves surrounded by many languages. It was worth seeing, but we agreed the size made it difficult to interact with the land in the way we were able to do at Zion. Our next destination was Mesa...

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