Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado - Marc Haegeman Photography

The Colorado River in Kawuneeche Valley, close to its sources

Hard to believe that this gentle stream is responsible for creating the Grand Canyon and several more of the American Southwest's most striking geological features. But these are only the beginnings of some 2,300 kms before the Colorado reaches the Gulf of California.

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