Calendar Stories

The Whale Foundation's Grand Canyon Calendar has always tried to provide a glimpse into the world where guides live: upper Elves Chasm, the Fifth Wave in Hermit, the shuffling silence of a hike over Surprise Valley, the brutal honesty of Crystal. One of the best things about a river trip is hearing guides' colorfully told stories about these places. Below, the stories. 


2018 Storytellers


2017 Storytellers