Grand Canyon Trek

Trekking 8 days Trekking - Phoenix, Arizona, United States (inc states)
| SIGN UP FOR £199

Explore the awe-inspiring landscape of the Grand Canyon and the Colorado River. Challenge yourself and raise money to help us continue caring terminally ill patients.

CHALLENGE OVERVIEW
Activity:
Trekking - 8 days
Location:
Phoenix, Arizona, United States (inc states)
Duration/distance:
8 days
Team entries:
May not be suitable for teams - please check
Beginners:
May not be suitable for novices - please check
Under 18's:
May not be suitable for under 18's - please check
Women only:
No - mixed challenge
Difficulty:
Level 3
Payment options:
Minimum sponsorship option:
£199 registration fee + min sponsorship
Self funder option:
Self fund option not available
 
CHALLENGE DETAILS

Descend into the canyon and discover this magnificent geological wonder over millions of years in the making up close.

You will experience the natural beauty of the American West as you trek through waterfalls and valleys, the Tonto platform and the famous Carbonate Canyon.

The money you can raise by taking part in this unique adventure will help our Marie Curie Nurses provide more free care to people with terminal cancer and other illnesses.

Day 1

London to Phoenix

Day 2

Phoenix to Oak Creek - 10km | 3 - 4 hour trek

Day 3

Oak Creek to Havasu Falls - 16km | 4 - 6 hour trek

Day 4

Mooney Falls, Beaver Falls, and the Colorado River - 25km

Day 4 Alternative option - 12km

Day 5

Havasu Falls to Tonto Platform and Carbonate Canyon – 14km | 6 hour trek

Day 6

Havasu Falls to Las Vegas – 16km | 4 - 6 hour trek

Day 7

We transfer back to the airport for our return flight to the UK.

Day 8

Arrive UK.

HOW IT WORKS

This is a closed (or bespoke) challenge which means to take part you must raise funds for the charity above - you cannot choose your own charity. The payment options are explained below.

Minimum sponsorship option
This option requires you to pay the above registration fee at the time of booking and pledge to raise a minimum amount of sponsorship for the above charity. The charity will then cover the full cost of the challenge out of the sponsorship you raise - full details are included in the challenge information pack.

Self funder option
This option is not available for this challenge.

Full details of all funding options are included in the challenge information pack we'll send you - just complete the request form.

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About Marie Curie Cancer Care

Run, walk, trek, jump or cycle - at home or abroad. Marie Curie Cancer Care provides free nursing care and support to more than 25,000 patients and their family every year. By taking on your own challenge you'll be helping us continue this work.

Charity category: Medical & health - cancer
Registered no: 207994

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