Walking and extended periods of standing in museum; 2 hours of rafting - class II whitewater; walking up to 1 mile around to activities in town on paved sidewalks. Drive 155 miles round trip; Drive time approx. 2.5 hours.
We will board our bus and transfer to Cody, WY for the day. We will begin the day and find our true West at the Buffalo Bill Center. The museum offers five museums and a research library that tell the authentic story of the American West—past and present, history and myth, art and culture. We will have the opportunity to see amazing collections, quality exhibitions, programs and events, live raptors, and more.
Sack lunch outside the museum.
After our lunch we will transfer to meet our rafting guides. After an orientation and safety lesson from our raft leader, we will board vans for a short 5 minute transfer to a private launch site.where we'll get in the rafts. We will then enjoy a Class II-III whitewater adventure (Depending on water level) as we retrace the tracks of John Colter, Jeremiah Johnson, and Buffalo Bill. Trip highlights include the timeless beauty of the red rock canyon, frequent rapids, and narrated history of early Cody pioneers and the Plains Indian culture.
We will enjoy and true Western Chuck Wagon dinner, including chicken, beef brisket, potatoes, baked beans, apple sauce, corn bread, Caesar salad, Cole slaw, brownies, lemonade, coffee and water. Other beverages available for purchase.
During and/or after our dinner we will have opportunity to enjoy live, award winning, foot-stompin' authentic western fun the whole family will enjoy. We will board our bus for evening transfer back to our lodge.