Cut Off by the Grand Canyon
From this ridge you are looking south over the Arizona Strip. This high plateau is cut off from the rest of Arizona by the depths of the Grand Canyon, which lies unseen over the far horizon. Only footbridges cross the Colorado River between Navajo Bridge in Marble Canyon to Hoover Dam—some 220 miles.
Did You Know?
The Eastern Tiger Salamander is one of the largest terrestrial salamanders in the United States. The biggest specimen recorded was 13 inches long. More...