​For more than 75 years the Dons of Arizona has studied, preserved  and perpetuated the legends and lore of the Southwest.  We do this by  Discovery Camp as well as community activities.

Please consider us for your future field trip by contacting us !  

January 13th 2024

Base Camp

Cleaning up  

Discovery Camp

  • Conduct Myself at all times in a courteous manner toward my fellow dons, donas, and our guests.
  • Support the tradition that the dons is a family club . 
  • Extent aid and sympathy to distressed fellow member and his/her family
  • serve my country, my community and  my fellow man 

Our Mission

To learn more please see our about us page About by clicking here or a the top of the page ! 


Code Of Ethics

We enjoy bringing 3rd grade Arizona students to our Base Camp in the Superstition Mountains.

They are just beginning to learn about Arizona history... click below to get invovled!

The Dons host a Discovery Camp for Arizona Third graders.  Discovery Camp is a one day field trip in the Superstition Mountain wilderness area located at the Dons Base Camp.  The content is aligned with Arizona Third Grade Social Studies curriculum.  There is no charge to the schools to attend Discovery Camp.  Everything is included.  Students must bring their own lunch.  Juice is provided by the Dons.  

Groups of students move through five stations plus a presentation at lunch by the Tonto National Forest. 

Starting July 2024

We have Limited spaces available please book your field trip for Discovery Camp 2025!

All Schools and Homeschoolers are Welcome!

October 15th  2023

February 4th 2024

Adopt a Highway 

October 2023

club activities start back up for 2023-2024 season 

As a member of the  Dons of Arizona, i hereby subscribe to the following code of ethics and will, to the best of my ability