The Grand Canyon Field Institute

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Join Grand Canyon Field Institute for your next learning adventure!

Guided hiking and backpacking classes and tours at Grand Canyon National Park since 1993.

Grand Canyon Field Institute is a program of the official nonprofit park partner, the Grand Canyon Association, and serves thousands of Grand Canyon visitors each year. We offer fun and informative educational classes and guided hiking tours for everyone, from seasoned backpackers to families with children on their first visit to Grand Canyon.

On day hikes, overnight backcountry treks and rim-based learning adventures, you’ll share the wonders of Grand Canyon with Field Institute experts.

No matter what your age or Grand Canyon interest, whether you’re traveling solo or with a small group, you’ll be treated to what is often described as the trip of a lifetime!

Field Institute Educational Day Tours Heading North. Join us for guided day hiking on the North Rim this summer! Learn More >

Featured Classes

Drawing Grand Canyon

May 28, 2014 to May 31, 2014
Class category: Photography, Art & Yoga Classes
Hike level: Level 1
$235.00
Member price: $210.00
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Archaeoastronomy of Canyon-Country

June 20, 2014 to June 22, 2014
Class category: Cultural History Classes
Hike level: Level 1
$250.00
Member price: $225.00
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MEET THE CANYON

Field Institute - Meet the Canyon - exciting family learning at Grand Canyon National Park

Turn your family vacation into a true learning adventure.
Enroll today by calling us at
(866) 471-4435
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NORTH RIM DAY HIKING - New!

Field Institute - Avoid the Crowds. Join us on the North Rim this summer.
Day hike with us on the North Rim this summer.
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