RiverRatMike's (Parker Strip on the Colorado River)
On this page,
you will find
pictures taken at the Colorado River on
famous Parker strip in Parker,
Arizona U.S.A. This is where I spend my
time, in the summer and winter
months, with my
friends. I now live in Lake Havasu City, Arizona with my girlfriend in our new home. I'm only 33 miles from the river house in Parker, AZ.
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NOW I HAVE A MUCH BETTER WAY OF UPLOADING ALL MY RIVER PHOTOS. THIS IS A NEW THING I'M TRYING OUT. THIS WAY I CAN UPLOAD MORE PHOTOS AND THUMBNAILS ARE INCLUDED. Click the links below to view the photos.
Here is a picture of the most beautiful
sunset I have
ever seen on the Colorado River. I took
with my 35mm camera on December 31 1997
eve). The picture turned out
awesome! Take a look. Below are also
some other beautiful
sunsets that I captured on my Sony High-8mm video
camera and my Sony Mavica digital camera.
Here is a picture of a
that went bad. The fireworks show was
about 3 minutes into it, when a huge fireworks ground explosion
happened on July 4th 1999, at the Blue
Water Casino on the Colorado River. I
captured the whole explosion on my video
camera. It was awesome!
Here's a picture of Rod's 1982
Bahner 19 ft jet boat. It has a
very strong 454 Chevrolet engine in it
and Berkely jet pump. Rod's doing a
speed run, going by the river house with
me brother (Mark) riding passenger.
Pictures (one through six) are of Parker
in Arizona. Pictures (one though four)
taken in 1983. There was alot of snow
melt in the
Colorado Rocky Mountains, in 1983, and
caused a huge
water to start flowing down the Colorado
five of Parker Dam's
flood gates where open for days, causing
flood along the river banks of the
Picture (five) was taken on Memorial day
1998. It is of Parker Dam when it is in
operating condition. Picture (six) was
September 8th 1998. This is a picture of
side of Parker Dam, where Lake Havasu
ends, and the
Parker strip begins. Take a look!
Here is a picture of my friend Joe's
and about 10 people on
some cold drinks and some fun on the
river up at
Here is a picture of friends Rottweiler
jumping off of a high
dive dock at
the river. Here is another back shot of
jumping off of the high dive.
Rott is the most outgoing dog I have
ever seen, and will just do about
picture was taken on Labor Day weekend
1998. Take a
Here is a picture of the Road
floating bar on the
This bar attracts hundreds of people on
holiday weekends. The picture was taken
Day weekend 1998.
Here is a awesome picture of Copper
on Lake Havasu. This
picture is a off
of a postcard I got. The picture was
taken on Labor
Day in 1994. Thousands of people having
doing some serious partying.
Here is a picture taken on Memorial Day
1995 of me and my friends
cold drinks and fun in the
the dock at the river house.
Here is a picture of the river
house located in Parker,
right on the Colorado river. This is the
me and my friends spend our vacation in
and winter months. Here is another
picture of the
house , taken on Memorial
Click here to see my crashed F4
Phantom fighter jet
pictures, that is located near the
Colorado River, in