Saturday, July 5, 2008

Our Itinerary

June 16, 2008 Roger and Thomas leave in the Taj Mah Van. Spend the night with Tom Schurr in Oklahoma City.

June 17 - Jodie, Marjory and Jacob fly to Albuquerque, NM. Roger and Thomas pick them up. Spend the night in Santa Fe.

June 18 - Santa Fe, Taos. Spend the night in Durango, CO.

June 19 - Soaring Tree Top Adventures - ziplines through old growth ponderosa pines. Ride the Silverton-Durango steam train. Spend the night in Durango, CO.

June 20 - Mesa Verde, Four Corners. Spend the night in Bluff, UT.

June 21 - Drive through Monument Valley and sunset at Grand Canyon. Camp at Mather Campground south rim of Grand Canyon.

June 22 - Hike the 3 miles down 3 miles up on Bright Angel trail, south rim of Grand Canyon. 

June 23 - Highway 89 to Page, AZ past Echo Cliffs. Powell Museum. Vermillion Cliffs. South end of Grand Staircase-Escalante to Kanab, UT. Movie museum. Zion National Park Lodge.

June 24 - Hike the Narrows and around Zion. Zion National Park Cabin.

June 25 - Canyoneering Course with Zion Adventure Company. Zion National Park Cabin.

June 26 - Drive to Bryce Canyon. Drive across Grand Staircase-Esclante on Highway 12 to Torrey. North to Salt Lake City and spend the night with the Plummers in Park City.

June 27 - Park City and concert by Roger Day. Alpine Slide and Alpine Coaster at Park City ski slope.

June 28 - Drive to Jackson Hole. Meet the Dixons.

June 29 - Grand Tetons - Back country permit to spend the next 2 nights on Leigh Lake with the Dixons. One group canoes to the campsite and the other group hikes.

June 30 - Hike, canoe, swim, explore Leigh Lake area.

July 1 - Out of the Back Country. Camp at Gros Ventre.

July 2 - Jenny Lake tour. Cascade Canyon hike. Camp at Colter Bay.

July 3 - Good bye to the Dixons and on to Yellowstone - Grant Village.

July 4 - Old Faithful area in Yellowstone and spend the night at the Old Faithful Inn with dinner.

July 5 - Explore through Yellowstone north to the Mammoth Hot Springs Area. Dinner Gardiner, MT.

July 6 - More exloring through Yellowstone east to the Canyon Village Campgrounds - camping.

July 7 - Hike Mt. Washburn. Horseback riding. Camp at Canyon Village

July 8 - Drive to Cody, WY. Eat at Irma's Hotel. Rodeo.

July 9 - Drive to Thermopolis, WY. Meet Newkirks. Tepee Hot Springs.,

July 10 - Drive through Ten Sleep Canyon, over Big Horns to Devils Tower, WY. Drive to Crazy Horse Monument then to Mt. Rushmore, SD. 

July 11 - Tour Mt. Rushmore. Wall Drug. Mitchell Corn Palace. Through Iowa to St. Joseph, MO.

July 12 - Drive across MO to St. Louis Arch then on to Franklin, TN. Home again! 


Joy said...

Hello Days! I'm excited about this blog. I'm excited about most blogs, actually. Keep us all updated!

MrJeff2000 said...

Great trip.