October 3, 2014
Side hikes in the canyon are one of the highlights of any trip. Check out this gallery of some of the favorites from the expedition.
[caption id="attachment_2417" align="alignnone" width="576"] The kayak team approaches the confluence of Havasu Creek. As the creek pours over Travertine formations in the canyon above the water becomes opaque blue colored by calcium carbonate.
Credit: James Q Martin
Matkatimiba Canyon carved deep by the creek that has trickled through for eons. It is amazing to feel how the force of water over time can cut straight through solid rock. Credit: James Q Martin[/caption]