Grand Canyon Classroom
Beyond the awesome visceral experience the Grand Canyon offers is a classroom that opens up a lifetime of learning. From Guided Ranger talks and educational tours, to college level courses of study and advanced scientific research the Canyon is a great place for those of you with a thirst for knowledge.
The Grand Canyon is a hub of geological study, since this natural masterpiece exposes nearly 2 billion years of the earth’s history. From Ancestral Puebloans, to miners and modern day explorers, the Grand Canyon contains thousands of years of human history. The variety of life within the Canyon is yet another gem of scientific study. Grand Canyon National Park has nearly all the life zones found in the whole state of Arizona in a short but steep hike from the rim to the river.