Serving as Grand Canyon National Park’s official nonprofit partner, Grand Canyon Association is a private nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization chartered in 1932 for the sole purpose of supporting the National Park Service at Grand Canyon.
The Grand Canyon Association runs many educational programs including The Grand Canyon Association Field Institute, that offers single and multi-day educational tours at Grand Canyon National Park led by expert instructors while day hiking, backpacking, camping, & whitewater rafting.
Grand Canyon Association sponsors regular events, from book-signings and lectures about the Grand Canyon region to exhibits at Kolb Studio. Plus, every September GCA hosts the Grand Canyon Celebration of Art event bringing some of the nation’s best landscape painters to the park.<
Members have always been an essential part of the Grand Canyon Association. By joining GCA you become part of a community of people who care deeply about the future of Grand Canyon National Park. Member by member, dollar by dollar, we are ensuring that future generations may enjoy Grand Canyon as we currently do.