Canyon Travertine is a medium colored travertine with light beige veins. It is a hard durable travertine with small holes. Canyon Tiles are perfect for high traffic floors and a perfect choice for flooring. Canyon Travertine is available in honed and filled finish as well as tumbled. Canyon pavers and pool coping pieces are an excellent selection for outside stone paving. Enjoy It! Per Your Dictionary, a light-colored porous calcite, CaCO3, deposited from solution in ground or surface waters and forming, among other deposits, stalactites and stalagmites. A compact useful calcium carbonate used as a facing material in construction.