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DAY 1 Sunday, Aug. 12: arrive Las Vegas for 2 nights with rooms at a location central to the
famous Las Vegas “Strip” Note: arrive earlier if you wish more time in Las Vegas.
DAY 2 Monday, Aug. 13: Red Rock Canyon tour and short hikes with picnic lunch.
DAY 3 Tuesday, Aug. 14: Depart for Zion Nat. Park
with a look at some great dinosaur footprints in St. George, UT. 150 mi.
DAY 4 Wednesday, Aug. 15: Zion Explorations. Choose short or longer hikes in the Valley of Zion.
DAY 5 Thursday, Aug. 16 : Depart Zion for Grand Canyon's North Rim. 120 mi of scenic drive.
DAY 6 Friday, Aug. 17: North Rim explorations.
DAY 7 Saturday, Aug. 18: Morning departure for Bryce Canyon Nat. Park. 175 mi.
DAY 8 Sunday, Aug. 19: Drive to scenic points, with hikes to be arranged.
Oh, the colors and the erosional spires are truly "inspiring"!
DAY 9 Monday, Aug. 20: Today, on to the scenic limestone cliffs of Capitol Reef Nat. Park. 70 mi. Lodging at a noted B & B with sunset views.
DAY 10 Tuesday, Aug. 21: Depart Capitol Reef for Moab, UT. 150 mi. Moab is the hub for
Arches and Canyonlands National Parks and we will be here for 3 nights.
DAYS 11, 12 Wed - Thurs, Aug. 22, 23: We will explore these two parks with drives
and short hikes to sublime scenic views.
DAY 13 Fri., Aug. 24: Depart for Vail, CO for a high-class mountain village overnight. 260 mi.
DAY 14, Sat., Aug. 25: On to Rocky Mountain National Park for the next 3 nights. 150 mi.
DAYS 15 - 16, Sun. & Mon., Aug. 26 - 27: Travels and hikes amongst the great Rockies peaks.
DAY 17, Tuesday, Aug. 28. It is time to leave! The drive to Denver is 70 mi, less than 2 hours.
PLEASE PLAN YOUR FLIGHT FOR THE LATE AFTERNOON.
FAQ’s -- ( Frequently Asked Questions) -- and participant comments
Who goes on these “Fantastic Landscapes”
The cost is LOW for what you get! (check out other tours and see) Don’t wait to save your place... seating is definitely limited!
Who is your tour leader? Richard Little is professor emeritus of
Participants’ comments? “The trip was superb…we have been singing you praises across the land….” “It certainly was a fantastic trip… the moonlight walk in the dunes was a sublime experience. We will certainly tell our friends about the great time we had, and thank you again for being such wonderful and caring leaders!” Want to talk with a past participant? We can refer you.
THE COST: only $2600 (estimated) Per person / double occupancy + air Includes: First Class Lodging, Transportation, Experienced Tour Leader, Guide Book, Pre and Post Trip Meetings, Video Record of Trip. The cost does not include: air fare, food, gas, and minimal costs of parking and entrance fees to parks, etc. Gas and parking costs will be divided amongst the group members.