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Nik Wallenda walks tightrope 1,500 feet above gorge

Nik Wallenda studied the plunging walls of the Little Colorado River Gorge before stepping out on a quarter-mile tightrope cable. “Whoo! That’s an amazing view.”

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Wallenda Grand Canyon
Aerialist Nik Wallenda embarked Sunday afternoon on a walk without a safety net or harness, 1,500 feet above the Little Colorado River Gorge in northeastern Arizona. (AP Photos/Discovery Channel, Tiffany Brown)
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