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Western Adventures

Depart: Jul 25, 2018
Return : Jul 30, 2018
Book By : Jun 6, 2018

PikesPeak 2This trip is open to all travelers! The above price is the Gift of adVENTURE trip cost. For those who do not qualify for financial assistance, the trip cost is $2595.00. To apply for financial assistance, complete this form and submit with your trip application by the June 6, 2018 deadline. 

Colorado may be known for its winters, but it’s just as fantastic in the summer! Your vacation will be packed with fun and adventure. You will visit Cave of the Winds, where you will wind your way through nearly a half mile of caverns in total cave darkness, exploring the wonders of the underground. Take a Cog Wheel train ride up the mountain and visit the Ghost Town Museum. Try your hand at panning for gold. The adventurous will take a hike through the Broadmoor seven waterfalls, labeled the grandest mile of scenery and take a raft ride through the Royal Gorge. Adventure, beautiful scenery and fun await you! Flight/Hotel

 Heavy Walking

Trip #340GA-18     July 25-30, 2018     6 days

Depart: Aug 20, 2018
Return : Aug 24, 2018
Book By : Jul 13, 2018

RANCH RETREAT. Jeff w Welcome VT signLast year we described this place as magical; we took a group of 26 there and they all agreed - this place is magical! When you arrive you will feel like you have stepped back in time and are visiting an authentic western town in the 1880’s! Your week will be filled with so many of your FAVORITE activities! You will spend your week riding and grooming horses, enjoying buggy rides in a covered wagon, fishing, pontoon boat rides, swimming at the beach, paddleboats, archery, games, arts and crafts, karaoke and even an ol’ fashion hoe down street dance! Enjoy trips to the town saloon for root beer floats and stories around a campfire at the end of the day! Van/Ranch

 Considerable Walking

Trip #346-18     August 20-24, 2018     5 days

Depart: Sep 14, 2018
Return : Sep 17, 2018
Book By : Jul 27, 2018

GRAND CANYON BY TRAIN. Group with trainVisit one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World on this exciting rail adventure! Fly into Phoenix bound for Williams Junction, AZ. Spend the night in the William’s Railway Hotel before boarding the historic Grand Canyon Railway for your journey to the South Rim! Once at the South Rim you will embark on a narrated motor coach tour to discover the most scenic views. Spend the night in the South Rim at the Maswik Lodge. The next day you will have time to explore the canyon at your leisure before boarding the train back to your last night at the William’s Railway Hotel. The beauty, size and power of the Grand Canyon will create the memory of a lifetime and is a must-see for everyone! Flight/Hotel ** Limited Space Available

 Considerable Walking

Trip #353-18     4 days     September 14-17, 2018

Depart: Sep 14, 2018
Return : Sep 20, 2018
Book By : Jul 27, 2018

GRAND CANYON FISHING. Tony fishing in riverThis adventure includes all of the fun on vacation VT 353 but includes a trip to Marble Canyon where you will spend time at a fishing resort! You will have a guided fishing experience on the Colorado River – the Eighth Wonder of the World- with wonderful trout fishing. Your expert guide will take you to a part of the river characterized as the world’s largest spring creek with more trout per mile than virtually any other river in America! You will have the opportunity to try fly fishing or fish from your boat. Flight/Hotel/Resort **Limited Space Available

 Considerable Walking

Trip #354-18     7 days     September 14-20, 2018

Depart: Oct 8, 2018
Return : Oct 12, 2018
Book By : Aug 13, 2018

DUDE RANCH TOMBSTONE. Myatt on horseback

Saddle up, partners! Relive the Wild West at an authentic dude ranch with an added day trip to Tombstone, AZ! This ranch trip includes all of your favorite things: horseback riding twice/day, enjoying delicious cowboy-gourmet meals, activities like hiking, country dancing, team penning, and bonfires under the stars. As if that wasn't enough fun, you will also take a day and head to Tombstone. Tombstone is internationally known for its stormy and storied past. Western legends like Wyatt Earp and "Doc" Holliday became household names after the Gunfight at the O.K. Corral! While in Tombstone you will watch a Historama of this town's fabled past along with a reenactment of the famous shoot out. There will also be time to do some shopping for your favorite western/cowboy souvenirs. Don't forget to bring your bathing suit, you will want to take a dip in the pool! (250 lb. weight limit for horseback riding) Flight/Ranch

 Heavy Walking & Physical Activity

Trip #358-18     5 days     October 8-12, 2018

Depart: Nov 8, 2018
Return : Nov 13, 2018
Book By : Sep 10, 2018

UTAH ANIMAL SANCTUARY. Mary petting donkeyThis trip is open to all travelers! The above price is the Gift of adVENTURE trip cost. For those who do not qualify for financial assistance, the trip cost is $2295.00.00. To apply for financial assistance, complete this form and submit with your trip application by the September 10, 2018 deadline.

Join us on this unique volunteer trip to Best Friends Animal Sanctuary, the nation’s largest sanctuary for abandoned animals. Travel to beautiful Angel Canyon, located in southern Utah, and help care for homeless dogs, cats, horses, pigs, bunnies, feathered friends and others! While there you will be a volunteer helping to feed, groom, clean, walk, make toys and mostly just loving the animals and giving them lots of cuddles and attention! There are even opportunities for “kitty or dog sleepovers”. You will also have time to explore this gorgeous part of the country! Flight/Hotel or Cottage

 Considerable Walking

Trip #368GA-18     6 days     November 8-13, 2018

Depart: Nov 26, 2018
Return : Nov 30, 2018
Book By : Oct 1, 2018

SAN DIEGO ANIMAL ADVENTURE. Jamie touching dolphinThis three-park San Diego vacation is a whale of a wildlife experience and all three parks will be decorated for the holidays! Sea World features wet ‘n’ wild shows and rides and unforgettable encounters with creatures ranging from sharks, octopuses, and dolphins to penguins, polar bears and walruses. Next, head to the famous San Diego Zoo! This top-rated zoo provides up-close views of giant pandas, tigers, hippos, koalas and Komodo dragons. Finally you will go on safari through the San Diego Safari Park, where various herds from Africa and Asia hang out like they do back home! Flight/Hotel

 Heavy Walking

Trip #371-18     5 days     November 26-30, 2018

Depart: Dec 6, 2018
Return : Dec 11, 2018
Book By : Oct 10, 2018

HOLLYWOOD DISNEY UNIVERSAL. AJ with Shreck co at UniversalLA likes to show off this time of year! You will “ride the movies” at Universal and visit the happiest place on earth – Disneyland - as they celebrate the holidays in grand style! The parks sparkle and shine in December! While in LA you will also want to stroll down the famous Hollywood Walk of Fame, see hand and foot prints of famous stars at the Chinese Theatre, tour the Dolby Theatre, home to the Academy Awards and American Idol Finale and always keep an eye out for your favorite stars! Flight / Hotel

 Heavy Walking

Trip #373-18     6 days     December 6-11, 2018

Depart: Dec 17, 2018
Return : Dec 20, 2018
Book By : Oct 31, 2018

HOLIDAYS IN LAS VEGAS. Group at Vegas signCome to the brightest star in the Western sky! You’ll stay right on the famous Las Vegas strip which will be all dressed up for the holidays. See an amazing stage production and take in a magic and/or comedy show. Watch the beautiful dancing waters of the Bellagio fountains. Try your hand at casino-style games, visit Fremont Street for an evening of fun and entertainment and see the Viva Vision light show! Flight/Hotel

 Heavy Walking

Trip #377-18     4 days     December 17-20, 2018


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