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The Grand Canyon Skywalk, a glass-bottomed walkway that takes visitors out to a point 4,000 feet above the Colorado River below, is a main attraction of the western rim of the Grand Canyon, which is owned by the Hualapai Tribe. Photo/Grand Canyon Resort Corp.

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