Beyond The Grand Canyon
20 - 28 October 2018
The Grand Canyon is something special. 18 miles wide and over a mile deep, we’ll take you on a trip to see some of the most awe-inspiring sights of your life.The Grand Canyon, one of the seven natural wonders of the world, boasts one of the oldest and most majestic landscapes on earth. This challenge is a unique twist on regular Grand Canyon itineraries as we follow in the ancient footsteps of the Navajo Indians.
We will spend our days winding through canyons and paddling through clear blue pools, our nights gazing up at a dazzling desert sky.
Highlights are the scenic and spiritual heart of the Navajo nation with stunning red sandstone buttes, ancient ruins, desert sage, and stately pinyon trees. We will trek across open desert paths and into scenic canyons with dramatic rock formations. After our hike throughout the valley's spectacular landscape we'll have a traditional Navajo dinner and learn more about Navajo culture around the campfire.
Finish your adventure with a celebration in Las Vegas, an energetic city that couldn’t provide a sharper contrast to the natural beauty you have been immersed in!
Book your place on this once in a lifetime adventure by visiting the Charity Challenge website and selecting MHA as your chosen charity.
The Grand Canyon, Arizona, USA
Pay a registration fee of £495.00 when you book. Then a balance of £2,132.00 (8 weeks before your challenge).
Raise as much as you can for MHA.
Minimum sponsorship option:
Registration fee of £495.00 when you book.
Raise a minimum of £4,350.00 for MHA.
To book your place on this once in a lifetime experience, please visit the Charity Challenge website and select MHA as your chosen charity or contact the MHA Fundraising Team by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 01332 221641.
If you are unable to take part in this challenge alternative dates are available in 2018. Find out more>>
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