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Discover Color Country National Parks: Zion, Bryce, and Grand Canyon North Rim

Unique learning programs for travelers age 50+

Inspiring wonder and defying the imagination, the multi-hued amphitheaters and hoodoos of Bryce, the cathedral canyons of Zion and the lush North Rim of the Grand Canyon are among America’s most breathtaking natural wonders. Join our world-class experts as you venture into these national parks to discover their evolution through geologic time and the human stories that are just as fascinating.

What's Included

  • All lodgings & most meals
  • Expert-led lectures & field trips
  • All gratuities
  • Road Scholar Assurance Plan

Favorite Experiences in Color Country:

  • Viewing the sunset over the Grand Canyon’s North Rim and Bryce Canyon’s Hoodoos.
  • Enjoying optional hikes in each park, including North Kaibab Trail into Grand Canyon, the Queens’s Garden Trail among the Hoodoos in Bryce, and Zion’s Emerald Pools.
  • Dining in the dining room of historic Grand Canyon Lodge with stunning Grand Canyon views.
  • Lectures, stories, and discussions on the geology, human history, and natural history of the three parks and the inter-relationships between them.

A university of the world, Not-for-Profit Road Scholar has been leading global educational adventures for adults for over 40 years.

Our programs are all-inclusive educational adventures, not superficial tours. When you explore with us, you’ll have a deep, thought-provoking experience delivered by faculty experts on site.

Road Scholar educational adventures are created by Elderhostel, the not-for-profit world leader in educational travel since 1975.

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