Tag: Verde River Institute

Rolling down the river: Grand Canyon Youth adds Verde to programs

| June 14, 2017
Rolling down the river: Grand Canyon Youth adds Verde to programs

Grand Canyon Youth is partnering with the Verde River Institute to bring more youth to Arizona rivers. The nonprofit organization has helped students, ages 10 to 19, from around the country learn about wildlife, rivers, ecology and team building through its programs on the Colorado and San Juan Rivers and trips to the Grand Canyon.

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Grand Canyon Youth Launches Kinsey Verde River Program

| June 7, 2017
Grand Canyon Youth Launches Kinsey Verde River Program

Nearly 20 years into their mission of helping youth explore the rivers and canyons of the southwest, Grand Canyon Youth (GCY) is expanding their scope to the Verde Valley. Although the Flagstaff based non-profit is known for multi-day wilderness river trips, expanding programming onto the Clarkdale section of the Verde allows GCY to run day-trips with local elementary students.

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