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August 2017 Ranger Programs

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Junior Ranger Program
Daily 10:00am - 2:00pm
Hey Kids! Join the rangers for a program just for you. You can even earn your own Jr. Ranger badge!
Meet in the Carl Hayden Visitor Center Exhibit Area.

 

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Junior Ranger Solar Viewing
Every Tuesday 10:00am - 2:00pm
View the Sun through a special telescope and complete Jr Ranger Night Explorer activities.
Meet outside the Carl Hayden Visitor Center.

 

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Horseshoe Bend Guided Hike
Daily 8:30am
Explore the Horseshoe Bend trail and overlook with a Park Ranger.
Meet at Horseshoe Bend Trailhead, located 3 miles south of Page AZ on Hwy 89.

 

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Hanging Garden Guided Hike
Monday - Thursday 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Take a hike with a ranger on a 1/2 mile trail to a desert oasis.
Meet at the Hanging Garden Trailhead. Turnoff is ¼ mile (.4km) east of the Glen Canyon Bridge on Hwy 89.

 

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Evening Program

Every Friday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 06/23/2017 to 09/16/2017 • 8pm - 9pm

Sit back and enjoy a presentation from one of Glen Canyon's knowledgeable Park Rangers. Topics Vary.
Programs take place at the Wahweap Campground Amphitheater.

All outdoor programs are weather permitting. Wear sturdy shoes and sun protection for hikes. All programs are Mountain Standard (AZ) time. For more information, call 928-608-6200.

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Art Walk

When: The Powell Museum Art Walk is every Friday night (weather permitting), through November. Every first Friday there’s an Artist of the Month, whereas the museum hosts an artist in person, and displays their collection for that month.

Time: 4pm to 9pm

Where: It takes place on the front lawn of the Museum/Visitors Center • 6 N. Lake Powell Blvd.

Reception Contact: Natalie at 928-209-3284 for more information.

Artist of the Month every first Friday, where the museum hosts an artist in-person, and displays their collection for that month. The Artist of the Month takes place inside the Museum. Contact Natalie at 928-209-3284 for more information. Free admission, donations appreciated.

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When: Septemper 22, 2017, from 8-10pm

Where: Meet at the Wahweap Beach Parking Lot.

Details: Please join Glen Canyon’s Night Ranger team as we experience the magic of the cosmos through telescopes! We'll start with a Ranger-lead talk about Glen Canyon's precious night sky resource. Then, we'll marvel at the rings around Saturn, do as Messier did and check out those fuzzy things that resemble comets but aren't, and scope out many other deep-space objects.

Note: This event is weather dependent and will be canceled in the event of an unclear sky.

Glen Canyon Lecture Series

When: October 10, 2017, at 7pm

Details: Author Scott Thybony narrates three chilling unsolved mysteries.

Where: John. C. Page Memorial Park.  Bring your blankets and lawn chairs.

Contact: Amanda Boston, 928-640-3900, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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When: October 20th, 2017 for the Marathon Expo, 11 - 6, at the Page Shores Amphitheater.

When: October 21st, 2017 for the race, beginning at 6:30am at the Stateline Marina.

Contact: Katherine Bruce, 704-912-7525, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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2017 Balloon Regatta
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When: November 2-5, 2017

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Contact: Dee Dee Sadler, 928-691-0899

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2017 Page Regatta Event Schedule

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2017

  • Day Early Balloon Flight – Morning Briefing and Launch 7:15 am at Lake Powell National Golf Course. Set up and fly – launch location is always pilots choice.
  • Education Day – at Page Schools
  • Pilots Check-in
  • Spectator parking for balloon set up and launch will be in the golf course parking lot. Pilot parking will be marked and a pass will be required.

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2017

  • Media and VIP Flight Day – Morning Briefing and Launch 7:15 am at Lake Powell National Golf Course. Set up and Fly – launch location is always pilots choice.
  • Regatta Vendor Fair – Street fair 11:00 am to 10:00 pm in the Elm Street Mall Parking Lot. Concessionaires and Artisans, Beer Garden, Music & Entertainment, Games, Rides, Food & Drink.
  • Spectator parking for balloon set up and launch will be in the golf course parking lot. Pilot parking will be marked and a pass will be required.

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2017

  • SPONSOR and Competition Day – Morning Briefing and Launch at 7:15 am at Lake Powell National Golf Course. Set up and Fly – launch location is always pilots choice.
  • Regatta Vendor Fair – Street fair 11:00 am to 10:00 pm in the Elm Street Mall Parking Lot. Concessionaires and Artisans, Beer Garden, Music & Entertainment, Games, Rides, Food & Drink.
  • Balloon Glow – Event from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm. Located In and around the Regatta Vendor Fair along Lake Powell Blvd. from Vista Ave. to South Navajo.
  • Spectator parking for balloon set up and launch will be in the golf course parking lot. Pilot parking will be marked and a pass will be required.

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2017

  • Crew Appreciation Day – Morning Briefing and Launch at 7:15 am at Lake Powell National Golf Course. Set up and Fly – launch location is always pilots choice
  • Spectator parking for balloon set up and launch will be in the golf course parking lot. Pilot parking will be marked and a pass will be required.
ALL FLIGHTS ARE WEATHER PERMITTING.

A note of appreciation to the Balloon Crews for all their dedication and hard work during the Regatta.

A special thanks to the pilots who volunteered to glow.

2017 Balloon Regatta
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When: November 3-4, 2017

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Contact: Judy Franz, 928-645-2741, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

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When: November 4th, 2017 • 9am - 3pm
What: Come join the fun and get your holiday shopping done. Over 40 vendors at one location!
Where: Page Elk's Lodge, 806 Aqua Ave., Page, AZ
Contact: Marsha (928) 691-0881

(Same weekend as Balloon Regatta)

When: December 9th, 2017

Holiday Craft Fair, Santa, and Auction Items. 11am – 4pm.

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When: February 23rd & 24th, 2018

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Contact: Katherine Bruce, 704-912-7525, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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