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BEGINS IN: MARBLE CANYON, ARIZONA

Hiking Arizona’s Marble Canyon and Vermilion Cliffs: Off-the-Beaten-Path

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Program #6113RJ
7 Days | 6 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Challenging
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Start of Program
Apr 21, 2013
Registration in dining room adjacent to Marble Canyon Lodge store between 4:30 - 5:15 PM.
You will be staying at the Marble Canyon Lodge that night.
Location: Marble Canyon, AZ
Nearest city or town: Flagstaff, AZ 120 mi S
Nearest highway: US 89A
Nearest airport: Flagstaff

End of Program
Apr 27, 2013
Program concludes after breakfast at 8:00 AM at Grand Canyon park lodge. Road Scholar van shuttles to Flagstaff Visitor Center / Amtrak Station with drop offs by 10:15 AM.
You will be staying at the Grand Canyon South Rim Lodge the night before.
Location: Departures
Type: Motel

Description: Native rock motel at the base of towering red rock cliffs.

Contact info:
US 89A
Marble Canyon, AZ 86036 USA
phone: 928-355-2225
Room amenities: Individually controlled air conditioning, TV.

Facility amenities: Restaurant and lounge on site, 1920's piano, SW book collection, fly fishing shop, convenience store, conin op washer-dryer.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Additional nights before: Seasonal
Call the Marble Canyon Lodge for rates in effect during your stay.

Check in time: 2:00 PM

Type: Lodge

Description: Located in Grand Canyon Village a quarter mile from the S. Rim, the Yavapai Lodge is central to everything within GC Village.

Contact info:
Grand Canyon Village South Rim
Grand Canyon, AZ 86023 USA
phone: 928-638-2631
web: www.grandcanyonlodge.com

Room amenities: Telephone, TV, alarm clock, private bath.

Facility amenities: Full service cafeteria and gift shop. National Park Service shuttle bus pick up near the front door. Less than a quarter mile from a coin operated laundry, a bank with ATM and the GC Village supermarket.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Additional nights after: Varies.
Room rates at the lodge vary with the season. Call the lodge to determine the rates which will apply during your stay. Lodge management requires written room request.

Check out time: 11:00 AM

Our Value Promise To You

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Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
6 nights of accommodations
17 meals: 6 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 6 dinners
2 Expert-led lectures
5 Field trips

Ratings

4.8
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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