Fred and Sue, in Matt's raft, start through Tuna Creek Rapid.
The paddle boat crew follows Matt's raft around the bend and through Lower Tuna Rapid.
Back into calmer waters for a short time.
Chelly going through one of the "Gem" rapids.
Strength has little to do with it... it's all about balance and agility!
A closer look revealed that it was composed of fragments of smaller stones.
Nearby, another boulder also had small rocks embedded within.
~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~Note: The page Grand Canyon Raft Trip lists all of my posts published about this Grand Adventure!
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Becky Wiseman, "Day 8 - Part 2 :: Crystal Rapid to Mile 119 Creek," Kinexxions, posted November 5, 2014 (http://kinexxions.blogspot.com/2014/11/day-8-part-2-crystal-rapid-to-mile-119.html : accessed [access date])