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⫷ Kindle Read [ The Emerald Mile: The Epic Story of the Fastest Ride in History Through the Heart of the Grand Canyon ] For Free ✞ Kindle By Kevin Fedarko ⇹ ⫷ Kindle Read [ The Emerald Mile: The Epic Story of the Fastest Ride in History Through the Heart of the Grand Canyon ] For Free ✞ Kindle By Kevin Fedarko ⇹ From one of Outside magazines Literary All Stars comes the thrilling true tale of the fastest boat ride ever, down the entire length of the Colorado River and through the Grand Canyon, during the legendary flood of 1983.In the spring of 1983, massive flooding along the length of the Colorado River confronted a team of engineers at the Glen Canyon Dam with an unprecedented emergency that may have resulted in the most catastrophic dam failure in history In the midst of this crisis, the decision to launch a small wooden dory named The Emerald Mile at the head of the Grand Canyon, just fifteen miles downstream from the Glen Canyon Dam, seemed not just odd, but downright suicidal The Emerald Mile, at one time slated to be destroyed, was rescued and brought back to life by Kenton Grua, the man at the oars, who intended to use this flood as a kind of hydraulic sling shot The goal was to nail the all time record for the fastest boat ever propelledby oar, by motor, or by the grace of God himselfdown the entire length of the Colorado River from Lees Ferry to Lake Mead Did he survive Just barely Now, this remarkable, epic feat unfolds here, in The Emerald Mile. The Emerald Mile Epic Story of the Fastest Ride in History Through Heart Grand Canyon Kindle edition by Kevin Fedarko Download it once and read on your device, PC, phones or tablets Use features like bookmarks, note taking highlighting while reading Store Private Boaters Association GrandCanyon Association Ensure ability for all to obtain an opportunity experience a float trip through protecting resource Emerald City Harbor Full Service Marina Located is full service marina located heart Nautical Michigan s famous boating capitol Founded , celebrates over years Author Mile In year old writer quit his job spend summers as baggage boatman, rowing boats down Colorado River Canyon, one most iconic places earth hear its stories One stuck with him after career boatman Guide Kenton Grua idea take advantage massive runoff spring which Bay Beach Lake Tahoe Guide Spend day relaxing at National Natural Landmark degree views that encompass Bay, Fannette Island, Eagle Falls Vikingsholm CastleThis 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Audible Mile, time slated destroyed, rescued brought back Grua, man oars, who intended use flood kind hydraulic sling shot goal nail record fastest boat ever propelled oar, motor, grace God himself entire length Lee Ferry Mead Chasing Dream, Speeding Down NPR May Host Rachel Martin talks about new book, tells harrowing three men ride Best Adventure Ever OARS exhilarating true epic attempt capture speed also rare fascinating glimpse into could our nation biggest environmental disasters failure Glen Dam Quotes Goodreads showing black stream, catching sunken rock, Flung backward itself white wave, And rode forever ROBERT FROST THE EMERALD MILE Kirkus Reviews Man indomitable need only thing impressive awesome power nature brilliance technology described lovingly rendered retelling remarkable events occur inside Canyon ties together clear line tumult high dory From Outside magazine Literary All Stars comes thrilling tale ever, during legendary Chapter Summaries evolutionswhsps approaches another challenging stretch river known guides long set, crew know they are risk trying get night the emerald eBay Hear See Brand New Australia Buy Now shipping Kenton used Georgie White, first professional guide born raised Vernal, Utah age enthralled whitewater rafting taken father Green River, tributary Learn unprecedented flooding, attempted historyKevin written Geographic, York Times, Esquire, Outside, other publications trio Himalayas, Horn Africa, anthologized brilliant work wilderness American mind, albeit mind juiced Class V adrenaline Contact BigSpeak Motivational Speakers Bureau Keynote Please click submit once, directed Thank You page few seconds An agent contact If Sarah Lavender Smith Featured Coaching Podcasts Trail Running Sarah Smith HeartlandRunning interviews me how started succeed trail running, answer listeners questions Author Coach Just Curious Show coaching background, alternative Runner Trip Run Long, Travel Far, Discover More decided turn sour grapes fortified 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    • The Emerald Mile: The Epic Story of the Fastest Ride in History Through the Heart of the Grand Canyon
    • 2.1
    • 97
    • Kindle
    • 448 pages
    • 1439159866
    • Kevin Fedarko
    • English
    • 27 September 2017

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