Our Story

Why Tour with
Grand Canyon Adventures

At Grand Canyon Adventures, we genuinely care about creating the most memorable and meaningful experiences for our cherished guests. For ten incredible years, we have had the pleasure of sharing our deep love and passion for the stunning places around us including Grand Canyon, Antelope Canyon, Sedona, and numerous other awe-inspiring Northern Arizona attractions.

Our team of guides carries with them an incredible legacy of over a hundred years of collective experience trekking through and discovering the Grand Canyon’s awe-inspiring expanses. This accumulated knowledge isn’t merely a number to us; it symbolizes our deep-rooted expertise and close relationship with this monumental natural wonder. Our commitment to guiding explorers across the Grand Canyon transcends the ordinary, delving into a journey filled with breathtaking vistas, captivating stories of the land’s rich tapestry of history and geology, and revealing the secluded marvels that elude the typical visitor.

Each of our guides is a seasoned veteran in their own right, having dedicated years, and for some, decades, to not just exploring the Grand Canyon but immersing themselves in the vast beauty and historical mystique of Northern Arizona. This profound passion for the area’s natural and cultural treasures has not only encouraged us to call this place home but has also fueled our desire to share its wonders with you.

Since the inception of Grand Canyon Adventures in 2013, we’ve been at the forefront of curating exceptional tours not just through the Grand Canyon, but also leading adventurers to other iconic sites like Antelope Canyon, Horseshoe Bend, and the enchanting landscapes of Sedona. Our expeditions, enriched by guiding thousands of guests from across the globe, have bestowed upon us unparalleled insights, solidifying our reputation as the premier guide service in Flagstaff.

We extend a heartfelt invitation for you to get to know our team better through our ‘Meet Our Guides’ section or explore the plethora of glowing testimonials from our guests on TripAdvisor. These praises reflect the extraordinary journeys we’ve crafted, driven by our intimate connection to and vast knowledge of Arizona’s majestic beauty.

Embark with Grand Canyon Adventures on an exploration filled with wonder and admiration in one of the Earth’s most magnificent settings.

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Our Environment

At Grand Canyon Adventures, we are committed to preserving the natural beauty of our environment while providing exceptional experiences to our guests. As stewards of the land, we recognize the importance of implementing sustainable practices to minimize our ecological footprint. Our Green Policy encompasses a range of initiatives aimed at conservation, waste reduction, and responsible resource management.

1. Leave No Trace Practices:

  • We adhere strictly to Leave No Trace principles to minimize our impact on the natural environment during all our excursions.
  • Our guides are trained to educate guests about Leave No Trace practices, including proper waste disposal, respecting wildlife habitats, and minimizing disturbance to fragile ecosystems.
  • We encourage guests to follow Leave No Trace principles by providing informational materials and promoting responsible behavior.

2. Rainwater Collection:

  • We have implemented rainwater collection systems at our facilities to reduce reliance on municipal water sources.
  • Collected rainwater is used for various purposes such as landscape irrigation, cleaning equipment, and flushing toilets.
  • By harnessing rainwater, we conserve precious freshwater resources and decrease our demand on local water supplies.

3. Recycling:

  • Recycling bins are readily available at all our facilities and on our tour vehicles to encourage proper disposal of recyclable materials.
  • We strive to minimize waste by sorting and recycling materials such as paper, plastic, glass, and aluminum.
  • Our staff is trained to separate recyclables and ensure they are processed through appropriate channels.

4. Reduction of Single-Use Plastics:

  • In line with our commitment to sustainability, we have phased out the use of single-use plastics throughout our operations.
  • We provide guests with reusable water bottles and encourage them to refill from our filtered water stations.
  • Disposable plastic items such as straws, cups, and utensils have been replaced with eco-friendly alternatives made from biodegradable or compostable materials.

5. Continuous Improvement and Education:

  • We regularly assess our environmental performance and seek opportunities for further improvement.
  • Staff members receive ongoing training on environmental conservation practices and are encouraged to contribute ideas for reducing our environmental impact.
  • Through educational initiatives, outreach programs, and partnerships with environmental organizations, we aim to raise awareness about the importance of conservation and inspire others to adopt sustainable practices.

At Grand Canyon Adventures, our Green Policy is more than just a commitment—it’s a way of life. By integrating environmentally responsible practices into everything we do, we strive to preserve the Grand Canyon’s natural beauty for generations to come while offering unforgettable experiences to our guests.

Our Community

We’re proud to partner with a variety of local non-profits, recognizing the essential work they do to tackle social, environmental, and economic challenges in our area. It’s our privilege to contribute to their efforts, whether through financial support, volunteering our time, or collaborating on events that spotlight their causes. These partnerships are vital, strengthening the fabric of our community and inspiring both our team and our guests to make a difference. Current partnerships include Big Brothers Big Sisters of Flagstaff, Coconino High School Baseball, and Grand Canyon Youth.

Supporting other local businesses is another cornerstone of our mission. We believe in the power of community and the importance of a thriving local economy. That’s why we prioritize sourcing from local vendors and suppliers, whether it’s food and beverages for our tours or unique souvenirs crafted by local artisans. This commitment not only keeps economic benefits within our community but also celebrates the quality and diversity of what Flagstaff has to offer. 

At Grand Canyon Adventures, we see ourselves as more than a tour operator. We’re a community partner, committed to sustainability, corporate responsibility, and enhancing the experience of our visitors by actively contributing to the well-being and prosperity of the Flagstaff area. Together, we’re building a legacy of positive impact and shared success. Join us on this journey.

Our Headquarters

Located in beautiful Flagstaff, Arizona, Grand Canyon Adventures’ main tour office sits adjacent to the heart of downtown. Within minutes, you can walk to multiple hotels, restaurants, and great shopping. 

Our office, which was once a Flagstaff Fire Station, has ample (free) parking, bathrooms, and storage for guest luggage. We also have one of the coolest Grand Canyon history and geology displays outside of the national park. 

3 grand canyon adventures luxury transportation vans in front of the GCA headquarters
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