Members have always been an essential part of the Grand Canyon Association. By joining GCA you become part of a community of people who care deeply about the future of Grand Canyon National Park. Member by member, dollar by dollar, we are ensuring that future generations may enjoy Grand Canyon as we currently do.
"For 80 years, the Grand Canyon Association has been supporting Grand Canyon National Park and its visitors. The National Park Service is proud of its long-standing partnership with the Grand Canyon Association and its commitment to help preserve and protect Grand Canyon National Park. With financial support from GCA members and donors, we have been able to offer high-quality programs and services to millions of visitors throughout the years. Working together, we are making enduring connections to one of America’s most spectacular places—Grand Canyon."
— Dave Uberuaga, Superintendent, Grand Canyon National Park
Basic Member Benefits
- Free thank you gift
- A subscription to Canyon Views, GCA’s quarterly newsletter
- A 15% discount on products sold in Grand Canyon Association stores, in the park and online!
- Discounts on most Grand Canyon Field Institute classes
- Early registration for Grand Canyon Field Institute classes
- Invitations to members-only events
- 10% discount at lodge gift shops at Grand Canyon National Park
- Reciprocal discounts at select national park association stores
As a new member, you’ll receive:
$35 Member – all the basic member benefits listed above
$50 Member – all basic member benefits listed above, plus An Introduction to Grand Canyon Geology by L. Greer Price
$100 Member – all basic member benefits listed above, plus Grand Canyon: Views Beyond the Beauty by Gary Ladd
$250 Member – all basic member benefits listed above, plus Grand Canyon: The Vault of Heaven by Susan Lamb and Grand Canyon: A Journey of Wonder DVD, narrated by Peter Coyote
$500 Member – all basic member benefits listed above, plus a surprise goodie package of our favorite books
$1,000 Grand Guardian Member – all basic member benefits listed above, plus exclusive benefits such as a custom Field Institute day hike and an invitation to a private sunset dinner on the South Rim with the park superintendent; access to GCA and park management during a biannual conference call; and other distinctive benefits
As a renewing member, you’ll receive:
All the basic benefits listed above, plus a choice of one of the following thank you gifts:
Grand Canyon: The Vault of Heaven by Susan Lamb
The Adventures of Salt and Soap at Grand Canyon by Lori Rome
A one-time only 25% discount off all in-store and online GCA purchases