<p>River runners hang tight as their dory pitches through frothy white water.</p> <p>Read more in "<a href="http://travel.nationalgeographic.com/travel/river-dance-rafting-the-grand-canyon/" target="_blank">Rafting the Grand Canyon</a>" in the August/September 2015 issue of <i>National Geographic Traveler</i> (<a href="https://secure.customersvc.com/servlet/Show?WESPAGE=OrderPages/tr/1304/order_15A1.jsp&amp;MSRSMAG=TR&amp;EK1=TRAJ">subscribe here</a>).</p>

River Rafting

River runners hang tight as their dory pitches through frothy white water.

Read more in "Rafting the Grand Canyon" in the August/September 2015 issue of National Geographic Traveler (subscribe here).

Photograph by Peter McBride

Rafting the Grand Canyon

Two brothers discover the wild waters of the Grand Canyon on a rafting trip down the Colorado River.

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