Photography by Mike Buchheit

Classes and Guided Educational Tours with Grand Canyon Conservancy Field Institute

Photography by Mike Buchheit

Experience Grand Canyon up close and personal

Grand Canyon Conservancy Field Institute helps visitors experience Grand Canyon like never before. On our classes, guided hiking trips, and educational tours you’ll learn about the geology and cultural & natural history of this magnificent place from those who know it best—geologists, historians, ecologists, archaeologists, and other experts.

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2020 Enrollment opens for current GCC Supporters Tuesday, November 5, 8:00 a.m. MST. Not A Supporter? Join Now.

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Guided day hikes and tours

In addition to the scheduled classes, the Field Institute offers day hiking classes and tours designed around your timetable that share the wonders of the both the North and South Rims.

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