Multi-generational vacations are a growing trend in the travel industry, and families worldwide are seeking opportunities to spend precious time together. Extended families are looking for adventures that incorporate ways to spend time bonding, learning opportunities that can be shared, unforgettable sights and a level of comfort suitable to all ages.
Whether it’s to celebrate a milestone birthday, a special anniversary, or no occasion at all, Grand Canyon white water trips offer the opportunity to take your family on the adventure of a lifetime. Guests from all over the world can join together on the river for a chance to reconnect and spend time together while taking part in an active education of the outdoors. It’s an experience that the whole family can treasure- no matter what age.
The Grand Canyon Whitewater crew handles all the details, keeps the trip well organized, and provides you with experienced river guides. These trusted leaders are equipped to handle everything that comes their way, all while keeping everyone safe and at ease so that you and your family can relax and really enjoy the experience. Offering trips between 4 and 13 days, guests will all have the opportunity to jump off of waterfalls, navigate exhilarating rapids, sleep under the stars on camp beds, and try something different every day.
The setting for these multi-generational trips couldn’t be better. The Grand Canyon is a place that has a lasting impact on visitors of all ages, offering up views of towering canyon walls, American Indian ruins, seldom-seen wildlife, and gorgeous river vistas. Nature abounds in the Canyon, and by simply observing and interacting with the incredible landscape, families will walk away further educated on Canyon wildlife. The river guides also offer a great source of information on the Canyon’s history and geography pulled from their own experiences. Those who have experienced the Canyon know that there is a magic about the Grand Canyon that is a treasure to be shared with loved ones, as age differences seem to melt away.
The exhilarating challenges of life in the Canyon offer bonding opportunities for rafting guests and give families the chance to reap the rewards on the river with all trip members. Of course, delicious dutch-oven cooked meals and the opportunity to make new friends along the way are welcomed benefits of the trip as well.
As families take the time to plan their summer breaks, considering multi-generational trips reminds us of the wonderful opportunities to create lasting memories for our children and grandchildren, while enjoying an experience that appeals to all ages.
Grand Canyon Whitewater provides a variety of Colorado River rafting experiences, from 4-day getaways to 13-day oar powered trips. The team operating behind this innovative and progressive company has been a part of the Grand Canyon rafting community since the 1970s, and is a well-respected outfitter. You deserve a vacation. Let Grand Canyon Whitewater’s experienced owners and guides help plan your trip today.