Press Releases and News from Grand Canyon Association
Field Institue opens 2017 Classes to GCA Members
Grand Canyon Association Field Institute opened its 2017 Classes on Monday the 14th of November. We filled nine classes and almost filled an additional eight. There are still plenty of classes with openings, however, and we look forward to sharing the Canyon with you in 2017.
Arizona Public Service donates $1 million to Grand Canyon Association to initiate the Trails Forever endowment at Grand Canyon National Park
Grand Canyon Association (GCA) today announced a $1 million donation from Arizona Public Service that will establish the Grand Canyon Trails Forever Endowment to help preserve and protect Grand Canyon’s trails. This is one of the most significant private, philanthropic gifts in Grand Canyon’s history.
Read more here.
5th Annual Grand Canyon Celebration of Art
The Grand Canyon Association and Arizona Public Service are pleased to announce the 5th Annual Grand Canyon Celebration of Art at Grand Canyon National Park. This event features twenty-six artists from around the country who have created a studio piece for
the exhibition and will paint plein air during the week before the exhibit opens.
Grand Canyon National Park dedicates the newly renovated Bright Angel Trailhead
Grand Canyon, AZ. – On Saturday, May 18th, 2013, over 500 people gathered to celebrate the trailhead renovation of one of Grand Canyon National Park’s oldest and most visited trails. The dedication ceremony, celebrated jointly by Grand Canyon Association and Grand Canyon National Park was opened with a traditional welcome by tribal representative, Diana Sue Uquala from the Havasu nation. Click here for more information.
Bright Angel Trailhead Dedication
The Grand Canyon Association and Grand Canyon National Park will dedicate the renovated trailhead for Bright Angel Trail, one of the oldest and best known trails in the National Park system. Learn More
American Express awards Grand Canyon Association $100,000 grant to renovate the Historic Kolb Studio at Grand Canyon National Park.
Grand Canyon Association (GCA) announced a $100,000 grant from American Express to help restore Kolb Studio, a historic building that is built into the side of Grand Canyon at the Bright Angel Trailhead. Learn more...