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BEGINS IN: ST. GEORGE, UTAH

Hiking in Utah’s Splendor: Great Parks and Monuments

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Program #2272RJ
8 Days | 7 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Hiking, discovery and adventure through mesas, rock amphitheaters, domes, natural arches and bridges of Zion, Bryce, Grand Canyon North Rim, Capitol Reef National Park and Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument. Geology, ecology, and human history are all a part of this delightful mix of developed parks and undeveloped wilderness areas. Daily hikes with our instructor increases understanding of these unique creations.


Highlights

• Hike in Zion while our instructor interprets red-rock cliffs, riparian areas and Checkerboard Mesa.
• Contemplate eons of nature’s handiwork among Bryce’s Queens Garden and Navajo Loop trails.
• Explore Calf Creek falls in Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument.

Activity Notes

Hiking up to six miles daily. Elevations up to 8,500 feet.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival St. George, 2 nights; coach to Kanab, 1 night; coach to Bryce Canyon, 1 night; coach to Capitol Reef area, 2 nights; coach to St. George, 1 night; departure.

Coordinated by Dixie State University.


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You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
7 nights of accommodations
20 meals: 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 7 dinners
3 Expert-led lectures
12 Field trips

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4.8
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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