Parts 1 and 2* In "Part 1, The Place," Colin Fletcher tells the reader facts about the Grand Canyon. * Geologists believed the Canyon was formed over millions of years by the Colorado River. * Fletcher points out how slow the process was that formed the Canyon. * The Canyon is still changing today. * In "Part 2, The Dream," Fletcher describes how he planed for the trip through the Canyon. * Fletcher decided to travel the Grand Canyon after visiting it for the first time. * During his first trip to the Rim, Fletcher was shocked by the timelessness and immenseness of the Canyon. * Fletcher described some of the rocks and beauty of the Canyon. * Fletcher says the idea to travel through the Canyon came all at once. * Fletcher says he had no serious doubts once the idea came to him. * Fletcher tells the reader he is a compulsive walker. * Fletcher describes a compulsive walker as someone...
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