Grand Canyon

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Grand Canyon
Grand Canyon view from Pima Point 2010.jpg
View frae Mohave Point o the Colorado River flowin through the Grand Canyon.
Grand Canyon is locatit in Arizona
Grand Canyon
Grand Canyon
Floor elevationapprox. 2,600 feet (800 m)
Lenth277 mile (446 km)
Weent4 tae 18 mile (6.4 tae 29.0 km)
Geography
Coordinates36°06′N 112°06′W / 36.1°N 112.1°W / 36.1; -112.1Coordinates: 36°06′N 112°06′W / 36.1°N 112.1°W / 36.1; -112.1
RiversColorado River

The Grand Canyon (Hopi: Ongtupqa,[1] Yavapai: Wi:kaʼi:la, Navajo: Bidááʼ Haʼaztʼiʼ Tsékooh,[2][3] Spaingie: Gran Cañón) is a steep-sidit canyon carved bi the Colorado River in the Unitit States in the state o Arizona.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Pueblos join forces to oppose Grand Canyon Escalade Project". Navajo Times. September 11, 2014. Archived frae the oreeginal on Juin 1, 2016. Retrieved Apryle 20, 2016.
  2. Linford, Laurence D. Navajo Places. History, Legend, Landscape. University of Utah Press. Salt Lake City, UT: 2000.
  3. Wilson, Alan with Gene Dennison. Navajo Place Names. An observer's guide. Jeffrey Norton Publishers. Guilford, CT: 1995.