Twentynine Mile Wash, Arizona

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A canyon and dry stream located at the juncture of the Colorado River and the Little Colorado River on the Navajo Indian Reservation in northern Arizona, close to the eastern edge of the Grand Canyon. The deep wash stretches across 29 miles, hence its name.

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"Little Colorado River Gorge, Arizona, USA, November 12, 2011" by Ken Lund is licensed under CC BY-SA.

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