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Program #11958RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
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Charlene DAvanzo Jan 12, 2015 at 02:15 PM

I'll pay half the car rental if I can ride with someone to/from Midland on the Feb. 8 trip. Charlene

Mike & Marian Appel Dec 28, 2014 at 10:22 AM

My wife & I are attending the Feb 15 trip. driving down from Midland on Feb 15 if someone would need a ride, we should have an extra space or two.

Cory Coons Dec 20, 2014 at 01:43 PM

I'm enrolled in the Feb. 1 trip. I live in the D/FW area. Haven't made travel plans yet. Is there anyone travelling from this area? Anyone want to share a ride from Midland or El Paso?

Susan Rossman Dec 16, 2014 at 06:00 AM

Freda, I have been trying to reach you. Please let me know what is going on. Thanks Susan

Charlene DAvanzo Dec 11, 2014 at 12:45 PM

Still looking to tag along with someone renting a car from Midland for the Feb 8-13 trip. Thanks, Charlene

Doris Gove Dec 10, 2014 at 09:01 AM

oops-correction. I'll drive to Midland on Sunday, Jan 25 and fly home on the 26th.

Doris Gove Dec 10, 2014 at 08:59 AM

I'm enrolled in the Jan 18 trip, but am planning to get to Midland on Jan 15, visit the Davis Mtns, then drive to Big Bend, stay an extra 2 days, and return to Midland on Jan 26. I'll rent a car. If anyone wants to share part of that crazy itinerary, respond here.

Mary Cobb Dec 02, 2014 at 10:58 PM

I just booked the last spot for the Jan. 25th trip. Yay! I have rented a car to go down from El Paso and I'd love to have company.

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5 nights of accommodations
14 meals: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 5 dinners
2 Expert-led lectures
8 Field trips
1 Performances


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