NavajoYES - A Navajo Nation Nonprofit
Friday, September 19, 2014
Offering adventure, enrichment & service learning for Dine' youth
24th Tour de Rez blends adventure and service
Stage One: Chuska/Carrizo Mountain service project- June 2-8 
Stage Two: Rainbow Bridge Trail Restoration project and backpack trip - June 15-21
 Stage Three: Grand Canyon Rim-to-Rim Backpacking Trip - July 4-8
Stage Four: Ride to the Rock (Biking No Man's Mesa to Window Rock) - July 15-21
Click here to see some highlights from the 2013 Tour
Also:  Check out the NavajoYES facebook page for some great pics and updates
The Chuska Mountain Bike Challenge is set for Saturday, September 27
Start and finish in Red Valley, Arizona 
Click on the Chuska link on the column for all the details
Shiprock Marathon registration will open on August 30.  This year's events will be held May 2-3, with the Health & Wellness Expo, Pasta Party, Packet Pick-up, 5K run & 10K Race on Saturday, May 2.    The Marathon, 13.1 mile race & Marathon Relay to be held on Sunday, the 3rd. 
Visit for all the info. 


Events in fall 2014 and winter/spring 2015 -
  • Board meeting & Presidential Forum @ Twin Arrows - Saturday, August 2
  • Miners 5K Run - Friday, August 15
  • NACAP weekend @ Grand Canyon - August 29-September 1
  • Chuska Challenge - Saturday, September 27
  • EcoFlight Program - November TBA
  • Miner Recognition Program @ Red Valley - November TBA
  • Board meeting @ Window Rock - Saturday, November 22
  • Little Colorado River Gorge Backpacking Trip - Thanksgiving
  • Trail & service projects in Chuskas & Carrizos - all fall and winter-long
  • School presentation on Shiprock Kids Marathon program - January & February
  • Shiprock Marathon Weekend - May 2-3


For information about NavajoYES, contact: 
Tom Riggenbach, Executive Director
P.O. Box 1487   Teec Nos Pos, AZ   86514 
Phone: (928) 429-0345   E-mail:  Facebook: NavajoYES

The NavajoYES office is located in Teec Nos Pos, Arizona, just five miles west of the Four Corners.


Tour de Rez
Read about past Tour de Rez journeys around Dine' Bikeyah.
Environmental Stewardship Project of Dine' Bikeyah
Our service projects continue to grow!  We will be doing trail & service projects around the rez to promote outdoor adventure and community wellness.
Outdoor Adventures
We have over 30 days of adventure this year, highlighted by Grand Canyon backcountry trips, a Little Colorado River backpacking trip in November, and spring trips to Supai, Navajo Mountain & Rainbow Bridge.  Contact us for more info.