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SEDONA, ARIZONA

Sedona: Hiking in Red Rock Splendor

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Program #2117RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
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.
In Sedona’s spectacular red-rock country, travel pathways in multi-hued canyons with field-based instruction bringing you face-to-face with the majesty of this world-renowned hiking destination. Explore hidden ruins and unparalleled red rock landscapes.


Highlights

• Spend five days hiking in Sedona’s red-rock country.
• Discover plant life unique to the Sedona area.
• Experts discuss the region's archaeology, ethnobotany and Colorado Plateau geology.
Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.

Activity Notes

Daily hikes of 4-8 miles over sometimes rocky terrain and elevation changes of up to 1,000 feet. Hikes will be on both established trails and off-trail with uneven terrain, high steps, desert vegetation and rocky areas. Hikes are usually conducted as one group with a hike leader and a sweep, but for our most challenging hike we will have an extra leader to facilitate varying hiking speeds.

Coordinated by Northern Arizona University.


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Included
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5 nights of accommodations
13 meals: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4 dinners
2 Expert-led lectures
8 Field trips

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4.7
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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