The distant roar of water pouring into the canyon caught her attention.
For all she knew, the Grand Canyon was on the other side.
Above the bottom; the Red Gorge and Rouge Canyon of the Upper Grand, and a splendid gorge 16 m.
Mansr led the column of warriors into the hills, not stopping until they reached the canyon she'd last seen several hours before.
There is a giddy drop into the tremendous cut of the Grand Canyon of the Colorado river.
Per mile between Canyon City and Wichita, Kansas (543 m.), about I 5 ft.
The Columbia river has entrenched itself in a canyon-like valley around the northern and Western side of the lava plains; Snake river has cut a deeper canyon farther south-east where the plains are higher and has disclosed the many lava sheets which build up the plains, occasionally revealing a buried mountain in which the superposed river has cut an even narrower canyon.
Bright orange, yellow, red and purple hues predominate and are set off very effectively against the dark green pines with which the margins of the canyon are fringed, and the white foam of the river at the bottom of the chasm.
On the other was a canyon cloaked with so many trees that it looked like broccoli.
In height - the Granite Canyon (11 m.) of the South Platte west of Florissant, and the fine gorge of the Rio de las Animas (1500 ft.), would be considered wonderful in any state less rich in still more marvellous scenery.