day trips

Immerse yourself in the culture and history of the Colorado Plateau. 

Our educational day trip tours immerse you in the culture and history of the Colorado Plateau’s people and places. These trips feature van support and easy-to-moderate hikes.

MNA’s day trips are suitable for anyone who wants to enhance their knowledge by spending time with local experts in a field setting.

Day Trips

Flagstaff Volcanoes

Trips may be offered multiple times. Unless otherwise noted, our trips include lunch and transportation.


All day I walked
Stone sparkled underfoot
dissolving into sand

And light light
pinyon jays laughing
at the wisp of a moon

A Basketmaker camp
slabs folded into burned earth
bright blue sky

Poem by Ann Weiler Walka