Drive your geographers’ desire for learning with an epic adventure in South West USA. You’ll be overwhelmed by the scale of the landscape, phenomenal views and vivid colours when exploring its mighty rivers, immense deserts, breath-taking gorges and deep canyons. A truly mind-blowing geographical experience!
Cut away by the erosive power of the Colorado Rivers, the 29km wide World Heritage Site reveals layers of rock dating back 1.8 billion years. Whether you get up close to this geological wonder along the paved paths or admire the dramatic views from above, your students will be captivated!
Yosemite National Park
This UNESCO World Heritage Site inspires a sense of awe with granite walls surrounding the deep green Yosemite Valley and skyscraping sequoias. Meander off the beaten track to truly appreciate the park’s tranquility.
Glen Canyon Recreation Area
A tour of the gigantic Glen Canyon Dam will leave your students mesmerized. Witness Horseshoe Bend – an excellent example of an incised meander – from above and on the water as you take a float trip from the base of the dam along the Colorado river, stopping off at the beach for a dip.