[TRIP LENGTH: 5 DAYS]
Itinerary can be customized to fit within your time frame or budgetary needs.
Plate tectonics, geology and erosion processes are just a few of the things you and your family will learn about on this Appleseed Expeditions trip to the Grand Canyon. You will be able to interact with several of the Native American cultures that are found throughout the region. By exploring the Grand Canyon, Sedona and Monument Valley, you will discover the geological treasures of the American Southwest. You will travel on foot to the South Rim of the Grand Canyon, where you and your family will learn about the powerful forces that have carved this mile-deep chasm over 200 million years. Enjoy hiking the red canyonlands within a maze of crimson-colored spires, while learning about sedimentation and the earth science behind the formation of these geologic formations. Along the way there are many fossils to be found.