GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK FIELD COURSE
LENGTH: 4 Days/3
Nights or 6 Days/5 Nights
FIXED DEPARTURE DATES: Dates available
upon request. Please contact Rainforest and Reef by
or call toll-free: 1.877.255.3721.
*Please ask for information about
any of the following SHORT COURSES we presently offer:
6D/5N YELLOWSTONE and GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARKS;
7D/6N GRAND CANYON, BRYCE and ZION NATIONAL PARKS;
6D/5N HAVASUPAI CAMPING ADVENTURE; 6D/5N GRAND CANYON
or YELLOWSTONE PHOTOGRAPHY FIELD COURSES; 3D/2N, 4D/3N,
5D/4N (or longer) FLORIDA KEYS FIELD COURSE and 5D/4N
FIELD COURSE on MEXICO’S YUCATAN PENINSULA.
FIELD COURSE COST: Please contact
Rainforest and Reef for details and pricing by e-mail:
firstname.lastname@example.org or call toll-free: 1.877.255.3721.
1 group leader FREE with 10 full-paying participants.
Group leaders, please contact Rainforest and Reef
for details about STIPENDS and GROUP RATES.
For individuals, families or groups of less than 10
full-paying participants, please contact Rainforest
and Reef for pricing by e-mail: email@example.com
or call toll-free: 1.877.255.3721.
Includes: All INSTRUCTION and GUIDE
SERVICES; all MEALS and LODGING as stated in the itinerary;
all GROUND and WATER TRANSPORTATION within Nevada
and Arizona; ROUND-TRIP AIRFARE to Phoenix, Arizona
(3 Days/2 Nights) or Los Vegas, Nevada (5 Days/4 Nights);
all ENTRANCE FEES to NATIONAL PARKS and OTHER SITES.
Does Not Include: GRATUITIES and
MEAL CODES: B-Breakfast,
Note: On the MEDICAL INFORMATION
FORM that you will be receiving shortly after registration,
please make us aware of any special meal requests
and/or dietary restrictions….vegan, vegetarian, etc.,
that you or members of your group may have. We will
be pleased to fulfill your requests/needs.
4 Days/3 Nights:
DAY 1 Arrival
in Phoenix. Meet Grand Canyon Field Course representative
at baggage claim. Depart for Montezuma's Castle National
Monument. Tour Montezuma’s Castle National Monument.
Lunch. Depart for Sedona. Slide Rock State Park: Swim
in Oak Creek (weather permitting). Depart for the
San Francisco Peaks. Hike the peaks above 9000 feet
elevation. Dinner. Lowell Observatory. Check into
our hotel and overnight. L D
DAY 2 Breakfast. Depart for Grand
Canyon east entrance. Working towards west rim with
expert Grand Canyon guide with stops at: Little Colorado
Overlook; Desert View Watchtower; Tusayan Ruins and
Museum; Grandview Point. Box lunch. Hike South Kaibab
Trail (hikes based on ability). Group photo. Hike
along the rim near Bright Angel. IMAX movie: “Grand
Canyon: The Hidden Secrets“. Dinner. “Rock Climbing”
at indoor gym. Overnight. B L D
DAY 3 Breakfast. Load bags on van/bus.
Depart for Page, AZ. Float-trip down the Colorado
River. Lunch on the River. Transfer to the Phoenix
airport. Dinner. Departure. B L D
DAY 4 Arrival home.
6 Days/5 Nights:
DAY 1 Arrival in Phoenix. Meet Grand
Canyon Field Course representative at baggage claim.
Depart for Lake Mead. Lunch Lake Mead Visitor Center.
Hoover Dam Tour. Depart for Flagstaff. Dinner. Check
into our hotel and overnight. L D
Breakfast. Depart for Grand Canyon east entrance.
Work toward the west rim with expert canyon guide
featuring stops at: Little Colorado River Gorge; Desert
View Watch Tower; Hike the South Kaibab Trail (hikes
based on ability); Canyon View Information Plaza and
Mather Point. Dinner and overnight at hotel. B
DAY 3 Breakfast. Museum of Northern
Arizona. Depart for Sedona. Drive through Oak Creek
Canyon. Hike the Vortex. Lunch in Cottonwood. Tour
the “Ghost Town” of Jerome, once the World’s
largest copper mine. 2:15-2:45 Free time Jerome. Slide
Rock State Park: Swim in Oak Creek (weather permitting).
Dinner. Lowell Observatory. Travel to our hotel and
overnight. B L D
DAY 4 Breakfast. Depart for Sunset
Crater Volcanic National Monument/Wupatki. Depart
for Page, AZ. Float-trip on the Colorado River. Lunch
on the River. Dinner. “Rock Climbing” at indoor
gym. Return to our hotel and overnight. B
DAY 5 Breakfast. Load bags on van/bus.
Depart for Las Vegas. Arrive at Circus Circus Adventuredome
for lunch and activities. Other Las Vegas sights as
time and crowds allow. 4:30 Leave Circus Circus. Group
dropped off at Caesar’s Forum Shops for one hour
of free time/shopping with trip leader. Dinner Planet
Hollywood. Walk Las Vegas Boulevard to the Bellagio
for the Fountains of Bellagio Show. Transfer to Las
Vegas airport. Departure. B
DAY 6 Arrival home.
Note: Due to weather conditions and circumstances
beyond the control of Field Course Staff, certain
activities may be changed or done on different days
in the best interest of the group.