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EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. Minimal walking and not too many stairs.
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Daniele Ricard Sep 16, 2015 at 11:56 AM

Good morning,
A question for those who went on this trip. Should I bring walking boots ?
Linda Campeau Sep 16, 2015 at 02:21 PM

I had a very study pair of tennis shoes, which sufficed. However, I did not hike down to the floor of the Canyon de Challey. //////we went by van in the p.m. If you have room, to err on the side of caution, I would bring them.

Elizabeth Crepeau Sep 05, 2015 at 07:34 PM

We are looking forward to the 20 - 27, 2015 trip. We live in NH and haven't been to the SW since the mid-60s. We pack very lightly, so I am not planning to pack our dress slacks. Hoping that won't be a problem!
Diane Stevens Sep 06, 2015 at 10:52 AM

Packing lightly is wise. And most folks never dress up...hiking boots, tshirt and comfortable pants, all with wrinkles, are the best attire for the entire trip and all activities. Take a bandanna or buff you can put over your hair and even mouth during the Monument Valley and Canyon de Chelley rides. You will have a fabulous time but will get very dusty.

Linda Bartolozzi Aug 31, 2015 at 04:00 PM

Looking forward to this program 9/27 thru 10/4. Looking forward to meeting others on this trip

Harry Jones Jun 24, 2015 at 09:56 AM

Does this trip actually visit the Four Corners Monument, and if not, is there an opportunity to get there during free time?
Noel Gilliam Jun 24, 2015 at 10:47 AM

It does not visit the monument, mostly because the monument is not actually on "The Four Corners". It is a commercial venture in the middle of nowhere. RS trip does take you by the area but it is way too far away to visit on your free time! But don't pass up this trip because of that....this is an amazing and beautiful trip!
Linda Campeau Jun 25, 2015 at 01:03 PM

I totally agree with Noel you won't miss seeing the monument because of all the other great things you WILL see.

Noel Gilliam Mar 17, 2015 at 04:56 PM

I'm looking forward to covering all four corners on this trip! Another Bucket List item RS has helped cross off my list! Will be there April 26. Through May 3. Anyone else going on this trip? Talk to me!!!
Linda Campeau Mar 20, 2015 at 11:00 AM

I went on the trip last fall. You will LOVE it! Great people, mostly good food, lots to look at. Have fun!

Cynthia Mokma Sep 21, 2014 at 03:17 PM

I'm flying in from Minneapolis, MN and arriving around 1 PM. Anyone else on this flight?
Linda Campeau Sep 21, 2014 at 05:02 PM

Coming in around noon from Milwaukee. Look for me at the shallow end of the pool, working on my water aerobics.
Cynthia Mokma Sep 22, 2014 at 08:55 PM

Will do as soon as I check in! I'll be tired but a little time around the pool sounds great!
Carol Eagle Sep 26, 2014 at 10:03 PM

I arrived here yesterday. The hotel is nice & the staff is very friendly. I may join you at the pool on Sunday...not sure what I'll be doing then. I was in the pool for awhile this afternoon. Pool area is nice with tables on a patio...good for socializing outdoors. See you soon.
Linda Campeau Sep 26, 2014 at 11:10 PM

Happily the flight from Milwaukee will arrive on time, after the disruption at Chicago. See you all Sunday!
Cynthia Mokma Sep 27, 2014 at 12:01 PM

Praying everything goes smoothly for all of us who are flying!!!
Carol Eagle Sep 27, 2014 at 08:30 PM

Yes, I am praying that all of you arrive safely with no problems. I'm getting lonely being here by myself. Can't wait to get with the group.

Karen Simpson Sep 13, 2014 at 09:05 PM

Hi everyone. I'm traveling alone on this trip (9/28). So excited about seeing this area again. My late husband and I just saw the sights from the car so I'm anxious to get in to Mesa Verde more in depth. See you all soon. It is so nice to know I won't be alone!!
Linda Campeau Sep 14, 2014 at 09:55 AM

Looking forward to meeting you Karen.
Cynthia Mokma Sep 14, 2014 at 12:19 PM

Looking to meeting all of you! I've been to Sedena or Grand Canynon but never to this part of the US. My travel agent is from this area and she was so excited for me. She said it will be wonderful!!
Cynthia Mokma Sep 14, 2014 at 12:47 PM

Hooray! Two weeks until we begin this adventure!
Carol Eagle Sep 16, 2014 at 03:13 PM

Yes, not much longer. Not looking forward to the early AM flight out there, but once that is over it should be an awesome vacation.
Linda Campeau Sep 16, 2014 at 05:27 PM

I agree, since we have to be at the airport at 4:30 am, but we will be at the hotel by noon or so, hopefully

Cynthia Mokma Sep 10, 2014 at 10:44 PM

Hi everyone! I will also be going on the Four Corners trip Sept. 28-Oct. 5. Looking forward to it as I'm also a newbie!

Cindy Mokma
Linda Campeau Sep 11, 2014 at 03:57 PM

Looking forward to meeting Cynthia and Carol. The scenery I have looked a t for some of the stos is beautiful. fFrst time with RS and "Out West"!

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