Colorado River - Grand Canyon

Upset Rapid

Rapid Details

Name Upset Rapid
Class II+ to IV

3-8 on the Grand Canyon Scale.  II to IV on the international scale.  Easier at high water since the right hand sand/gravel bar is covered up and can a route can be found down that side.  At the bottom of the rapid near center river is the large hole that gives the rapid this name.  Whatever route you choose you should avoid hitting this hole.


Scout on river right.

Recommended Flows Minimum: 4000.0
Maximum: 50000.0
Length Feet
Elevation 1879.68 Feet
Coordinates Lat - 36.35485405
Long - -112.69457172

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