Getting on and off a motorcoach; driving about 190 miles, approximately 4 hours. Walking at museum.
Once checked out of the hotel, we’ll board a motorcoach and begin our transfer to Green River.
En route to Green River, Utah, we’ll have boxed lunches.
Arriving in Green River, we’ll go on a field trip to the John Wesley Powell River History Museum for a self-directed exploration. The collection illustrates the history of river running, boatmen, boating technology, and access to the rivers on the Colorado Plateau as well as telling individual and collective stories of people like John Wesley Powell, Nathaniel Galloway, Emery and Ellsworth Kolb, and others. After exploring the museum, we’ll reboard the motorcoach and ride to our hotel for check-in.
At a local restaurant, we’ll have a buffet meal with beverage choices of juice, soda, milk, coffee, tea, water; other beverages available for purchase.
We will gather at the hotel with our Group Leader and rafting outfitters to go over the logistics of our rafting adventure that will begin early tomorrow morning. During this preparatory meeting, we’ll receive river bags, day bags, and discuss camping on the Green River for the next 5 nights.