Ventures Trips

Day Trips

Grand Falls Day Trip
Saturday, February 29, 2020; 8:30 am-5 pm

Trip Leader: Dr. Kent Colbath, Geologist
Cost: $90 Members/$110 Non-Members
Difficulty: Easy
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Camping & Hiking Trips

New! Four Grand Day Hikes at South Rim
May 12-15, 2020
Trip Leaders: Helen Ranney and Lisa Kearsley

Cost: $1325 members/$1425 non-members ($300 for single supplement)
Difficulty: Strenuous, participants must be able to hike on dirt trails that are often steep and rocky. Hiking poles are strongly encouraged.
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New! North Rim of the Grand Canyon
Dates: September 16-19, 2020
Trip Leader: Helen Ranney and Lisa Kearsley

Cost: $1295 members/$1395 non-members (includes 3 nights lodging, lunches, transportation, guides and permits)

Difficulty: Moderate, 4-10 mile roundtrip hikes

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Grand Canyon Rafting Trip
Dates: May 7-14, 2021 
Trip Leader: Wayne Ranney

Cost: $4,025 Member/$4,125 Non-Member
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San Juan River Music Excursion
May 20-23, 2020 Sold out (call for waitlist)
Trip Leaders: Chris Brashear & Peter McLaughlin

Cost: $1150 Member/$1250 Non-Member
Difficulty: Easy to Moderate
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Trip Cancellation Policy
Cancellations must be received in writing by mail, fax, or email. If notice of cancellation is received before 30 days prior to departure, trip fees will be refunded less a $200.00 administrative fee. For one day trips, the administrative fee is $50.00. If cancellation notice is received after 30 days prior to departure, no refunds will be issued. If the Museum cancels a trip due to inclement weather or insufficient enrollment, a full refund including the deposit will be issued. MNA is not responsible for airline cancellation penalties in the event of cancellation for any reason. This policy is followed per person without exception. We highly recommend purchasing trip cancellation insurance.

Past Trips

Canyon de Chelly & Canyon del Muerto
October 2-5, 2019 Sold out (call for waitlist)
Trip Leaders: Don Keller and Heather Green

Cost: $1,395 Member/$1,495 Non-Member
Difficulty: Moderate, 3-4 mile round trip hikes
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North Rim of Grand Canyon
September 9-12, 2019 Sold Out (4 days/3 nights) call for waitlist
Trip Leader: Don Keller and Heather Green

Cost: $1,295 Member/$1,395 Non-Member
Difficulty: Moderate, 3-4 mile roundtrip hikes
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Red Mountain Hike
Saturday, October 5, 2019; 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM.
Trip Leader: Dr. Kent Colbath, Geologist

Cost: $50 Members/ $65 Non-members
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Petrified Forest Day Trip
Saturday, October 26, 2019; 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM.
Trip Leader: Dr. Kent Colbath, Geologist

Cost: $100 Members/ $120 Non-members
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Historic Day Tour at Grand Canyon South Rim
Monday, Oct. 28, 2019, 7:00 AM-5:30 PM (meet at parking lot behind Sedona Arts Center)
Difficulty: Moderate walking with steps

Cost: $125 members/$150 non-members (includes transportation from Sedona, box lunch, guides and entrance to the Park). 

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SP Crater Day Hike
Saturday, May 18, 2019; 8:30 am -  4:30pm
Cost: $75 member/$95 non-member
Difficulty: Difficult for a short distance, mostly Moderate
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Death Valley in Bloom
Mar. 4-8, 2019
Trip Leader: Dr. Larry Stevens

Cost: $1,950 Member/$2,050 Non-Member
Difficulty: Easy to Moderate
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