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Staircase to the Past: Utah’s Grand Circle of Parks and Monuments and Picturesque Antelope Canyon

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Betty Merriman Mar 24, 2015 at 10:05 PM

This is a question for anyone over 70 in good health and active has taken this trip as to whether the elevation affected them and limited their participation in any of the activities.
Helen Sternheim Mar 25, 2015 at 03:59 PM

I suggest talking to your doctor. I do not think reactions to high altitude is age dependent. However your meds could be a factor.

Terri Rappaport Mar 24, 2015 at 03:08 PM

My husband and I just signed up for the April 2nd trip. This will be our 5th RS trip. We're looking forward to meeting our trip-mates! I am curious about the jeep tour mentioned in a previous post. Any info from someone who has done it is appreciated.

Dsofine Mar 23, 2015 at 08:48 PM

I'm attending 4/2-4/12/15 and am seeking a female roommate who enjoys the silence of the desert as much as I do--NO TV--just the rustling of the desert. :)

Mimi Locknar Mar 23, 2015 at 05:29 PM

I'm attending the Staircase to the Past Utah tour April 23-May 3. I'm having trouble getting a flight home to Chicago May 3 until midnight. Anyone one want to hang out during the day?

Cynthia Hosick Mar 20, 2015 at 05:23 PM

We two are going to reserve a sunset jeep tour on Sunday March 29th. If anyone on our tour would like to share our jeep (total cost $300). Two more people can go besides us (total of four adults plus the driver). This is with Dan Mick jeep tours, and will be up on the slick rock above Moab, starting about 5pm.

Richel Papapietro Feb 25, 2015 at 12:47 PM

CORRECTION!!! I just found out we will have more time on our free evening on Sunday Sep 27th vs Sat Sep 26th. So that is the night I chose to go on a jeep sunset tour. BTW, I understand you can select your level of adventure so we are going for the max!! Still looking for 2 folks to join us.

Richel Papapietro Feb 16, 2015 at 03:23 PM

Hi, Husband and I are looking for couple or 2 people who would like to share a $300 (up to 4 adults) sunset jeep tour Sat Sep 26 in lieu of our dinner and free time in Moab. I am looking at http://www.danmick.com/
They pick up at our Hotel: River Canyon Lodge
Thanks! Let me know.

Cynthia Hosick Dec 16, 2014 at 02:17 PM

How many people are on this tour, generally?

On last spring's trip think the large comfy bus held 46-48, we usually had about 6 seats leftover which gave the solo attendees the abi,ity to sit alone or with others. Great tripof a lifetime. Geologist Janice travelling withus was so informative. Iinformative

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