Lee's Ferry: Desert River Crossing

Lee's Ferry: Desert River Crossing

Today Lee's Ferry is well known for its trout fishing, for its rich scenery, and as a starting point for modern day adventure seekers who raft the swift waters of the Colorado River as it winds through the depths of the Grand Canyon.Yet few visitors are aware of the colorful and varied past that highlight the history of this cliff-bound "Lonely Dell"...
The ferry itself operated for 55 years as the only crossing point along 600 river miles of the Colorado with a "road" on each side. Explorers,