This trip travel overnight to San Diego for an early morning floating lab experience, followed by a visit to Sea World for Project Exploration’s and or Sea World’s educational program with an early afternoon departure, then home.
Colorado River Quest
This trip is sure to add “bragging rights” to the students of Arizona. After traveling through the night, we will eat breakfast in Page then on to our floating raft experience down a very calm portion of the Colorado River. During our rafting experience we will be instructed on the geology and travel the path that begins the Grand Canyon. Stopping to see ancient petroglyphs and traveling through the famous Horseshoe Bend area will be educational highlights of the day. After a picnic lunch at Lees Ferry we’ll board the bus again and stop at Wupatki and Sunset Crater National Monument to learn more about the fascinating geological and archaeological history of our great state. After dinner in Flagstaff, we will return to the school that evening.
Grand Canyon Sunrise
This one-night, one-day trip finds us traveling all night to arrive at the South Rim of the Grand Canyon for sunrise. After sunrise, we will have breakfast and a guided nature hike along the South Rim where we will learn more about the geology, and history of this treasure of the southwest. After our hike we will visit the IMAX Theater for an overview of the natural history and the impact of prehistoric and modern man on the Grand Canyon. Mid-day will find us visiting Wupatki and Sunset Crater National Monuments. We will arrive home that evening.
This trip travels over night to San Diego for an early morning floating laboratory experience, followed by a visit to the world famous San Diego Zoo, with an early afternoon departure, then home.