Grand Canyon Trek

Grand Canyon Trek

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Trekking 8 days Trekking - Havasupai, Arizona, United States (inc states)
| SIGN UP FOR £299

Discover the magnificent geological wonders of the canyon by exploring the awe-inspiring landscape of Havasupai, land of the blue-green waters and gem of the Grand Canyon.

CHALLENGE OVERVIEW
Activity:
Trekking - 8 days
Location:
Havasupai, Arizona, United States (inc states)
Duration/distance:
8 days
Team entries:
Suitable for teams
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:
£299 registration fee + min sponsorship
Self funder option:
Self fund option not available
 
CHALLENGE DETAILS

Descend into the canyon from the rim at Hualapai Hilltop and follow the trail along the canyon floor as the red sandstone walls rise high above. You will experience the natural beauty of the American West as you trek through waterfalls and valleys, descend Mooney Falls and see the famous Carbonate Canyon.

What's included:

  • Return flights from London
  • Local transfers
  • Accomodation
  • Trek leader
  • Medic
  • All meals while trekking
Itinerary at a glance:
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 to Beaver Falls - 12km trek

Day 5: Havasu Falls and Carbonate Canyon – 10km | 5 hour trek

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

Day 7: Las Vegas to London

Day 8: Arrive UK

Why trek with Marie Curie?
By taking on this once in a lifetime challenge for Marie Curie you will help us care for more people living with a terminal illness. When you join us you will benefit from:
  • Training guides, hints and tips to get you ready for the big challenge
  • Lots of fundraising ideas in your welcome pack
  • Access to a local community fundraiser who will advise you and help you smash your target
  • Two Marie Curie representatives who will trek the entire journey, join you on a training day and organise a post-trek reunion
  • A brightly coloured Marie Curie Overseas T-Shirt

"Pictures and words do not do the Grand Canyon justice – an incredible place – you just have to see it to believe it!" Marie Curie Trekker
 

REQUEST DETAILS NOW

Find out everything you need to know about taking part in this challenge - fill in the enquiry form now and we will immediately send you an email with:

  • challenge brochure with detailed itinerary
  • tips on raising sponsorship
  • kit list & training tips
  • contact details for any questions
  • registration details

Don't panic, you're NOT registering for the challenge at this stage, just asking for details, and we will never sell your personal details.

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.

About Marie Curie

We provide care and support for more than 40,000 people living with a terminal illness and their families in the UK each year. Our nurses work night and day, in people’s homes across the UK, providing hands-on care and vital emotional support. Our hospices offer specialist round-the-clock care. And we help people throughout their illness by giving practical information, support from trained volunteers and being there when someone wants to talk.

Charity category: Medical & health - other conditions
Registered no: 207994
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DON'T MISS OUT

Limited places are available from Marie Curie for Grand Canyon Trek on 18/03/2017.

Fill in the form below now to immediately receive an email with details of:

  • how to secure your place
  • tips on raising sponsorship
  • support you will get with kit & training

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