Located in Arizona
The Grand Canyon is a beautiful and colorful landscape that stretches over 277 miles long, 18 miles wide, and a mile deep. The canyons walls contain rock layers that reveals a timeline of Earths history. In 1919, the Grand Canyon became a National Park. Every year nearly 5 million people visit the Grand Canyon to witness its beautiful sights.
"One of the worlds greatest murder mysteries". . .
For centuries, geologist debated about how the Grand Canyon was created. Most of the clues scientist rely on were swept away by strong water currents, buried by landslide, or destroyed by volcanic eruptions. Scientist are forced to piece together any information they have to determine how this beautiful landscape was created. Other forces that contribute to the formation of the Grand Canyon are erosion, the colorado river, and continental drift. At the the 2010 conference, the general scientific consensus states that the Colorado River carved the Grand Canyon beginning 5 million to 6 million years ago.
Images from Space!!!
Link : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p2X4U1mQzoE
Whitewater rafting, rock climbing, fishing and hiking are a few of the fun activities you can do while visiting the Grand Canyon!