The Adventure:
Stairs of Khazad-dum
Rating: advanced to extreme
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Kayak Lake Mead's Desert Adventure Fitness
This is a great adventure. You have to watch the video below to appreciate just how much fun. But beware - it is a tough one! One might easily rate this adventure as extreme. TAGS: advanced kayaking, mountain climbing, hiking, pack rafting, canyoneering

Boulder City & Black Canyon area: Park by the sub-station near the top of Boy Scout Canyon. Descend Boy Scout Canyon, pack raft to an unnamed canyon that we call Stairs of Kazad-dum, ascend that canyon to the Black Canyon rim, return to your vehicle - 3.5 mile trek, 3 mile packraft, 8.5 mile trek - Aqua BLUE icons on the Google Map - up to 12 hours. See this adventure as a Google Earth TOUR.

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Desert Adventure Fitness
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