This is a hard blog to write, simply because there are no words or photographs to do The Grand Canyon justice. It’s not a place to visit, it’s an experience which takes in all five senses and can be emotionally overwhelming for some.
Tourists emerge from the Visitor’s Center and take the short path to the edge of the Canyon. The first glimpse steals the breath and many stand in awed silence surveying the massive canyon with its many layers of surreal colors, ever changing with the sun and shadows of the clouds floating above. Some people tear up at the first glance (I did), some have a sharp intake of breath, and some simply survey it all in complete silence.
Each step along the edge reveals a different view and aspect of the jutting rocks, rolling Colorado River, and years of rain and climate creating this beautiful Wonder of…
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