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
Small Groups in the Great Outdoors
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.

A Message from the Director

COVID-19 Procedures

We are putting the final touches on our 2021 program and hope to post the classes in the next few weeks. Thanks for your patience.

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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.

Check Out the Guided Day Hikes