School 5-Night Field Camp/River Program

  • Where: Professor Valley Field Camp and the Colorado River
  • Time: 4 p.m. Monday through 2:00p.m. Saturday
  • Age Group: Middle, High School, and College Students
  • Cost per Person: $700 - 15 minimum/60 youth maximum
  • Notes:

    For groups with over 40 participants, the Colorado River portion of the tour will be divided into 2 groups.

Combine our two great Land & River Programs into one for an amazing educational adventure!

Our Five Night Combination Program starts with 3-Nights at our Professor Valley Field Camp, with two full days of instruction and hikes, followed by a 2-Night River Rafting Trip on the Colorado River.


The Canyon’s Edge: Science, Story and Soul on the Colorado Plateau

Watersheds: The Confluence of People and Water in the Desert

Our Instructors and Teachers agree — this is our best program!


  • 3-Night Field Camp Program
  • 2-Night Colorado River Rafting Trip
  • Meals from Dinner Day 1 to Lunch Day 6
  • Lessons and Programs
  • Instructional / Guide services
  • Teaching materials
  • Insurance
  • Public land fees
  • River Gear
  • Transportation to & from the river

Colorado River Rafting — Cisco to Professor Valley:

  • Class I-II Rapids
  • Geology
  • Wildlife
  • Hikes
  • Scenic River & Side Canyons

Day 1 — Monday, 4 p.m. —  Welcome, Games, Dinner, Evening Hike — Sense of Place

Day 2 — Breakfast, Hikes, Lessons & Lunch on the Trail, Service Project, Dinner, Night Sky

Day 3 — Breakfast, Hikes, Lessons & Lunch on the Trail, Games, Dinner, Town Meeting

Day 4 — Breakfast, River Rafting, Hikes & Lessons, Games, Dinner, Campfire

Day 5 — Breakfast, River Rafting, Hikes & Lessons, Games, Dinner, Campfire

Day 6 — Saturday — Breakfast, Evaluations, Closing Circle.  Depart 10:30 a.m. with sack lunch