YOSEMITE IN WINTER - February 9 - 13, 2021 (5 days/4 nights)
Experience Yosemite in its quietest season, when it is a sparkling wonderland and Half Dome and El Capitan are frosted with snow.
Trip includes: Round trip transportation, 4 nights accommodations in Yosemite (shared rooms with baths), all breakfasts and lunches (4 dinners not included). Also includes guided hikes in Yosemite Valley and snowshoe hikes with a ranger at Badger Pass. For an additional fee you may also choose to ski (downhill or cross-country), snowboard, go tubing, and ice skate in Yosemite Park. Rate: $1500 per person ($300 per day).
SNOWSHOE HIKING HALF DOME
SPRINGTIME IN ZION AND BRYCE NATIONAL PARKS - April 20 - 27, 2021 (8 days/7 nights)
We will travel to these spectacular Parks in spring, when the wildflowers are blooming, temperatures are warm, but typically not hot, and tourists are few.
In Zion we will hike to The Watchman, The 3 Sacred Pools, Angels Landing, and The Narrows (conditions permitting), with a layover day to read, relax, get a massage, etc. (Note: You can opt out of hiking on any day).
In Bryce we will hike to The Queen's Garden, with its amazing rock formations, known as hoodo's.
Included are: Entry fees into the two National Parks, 7 nights lodging in deluxe shared rooms with comfortable beds and hot showers, all meals, and daily guided hikes. (8 days/7 nights) $2400 per person ($300 per day) all-inclusive.
NOTE; You must purchase your own round trip airfare, from a city near you to Las Vegas, Nevada, to arrive on April 20, no later than 12 noon. Pick up will be at the Hertz Rental Desk, Las Vegas Airport. Departure from Las Vegas to your home destination at 11 am or later on April 27.
SPRINGTIME IN POINT REYES - To be offered in April 2022
See hillsides blanketed with thousands of spring wildflowers, outstanding views of the Pacific Ocean, Drakes Bay, and Tomales Bay, visit the Point Reyes lighthouse, view gray whales, sea lions, tule elk and other wildlife and birds as we hike along the incomparable trails of Point Reyes National Seashore.
Trip includes: Round trip transportation, 4 nights lodging in Point Reyes (shared rooms with bath), daily guided hikes, and ALL meals--breakfasts, lunches, and dinners. Rate: $1500 per person ($300 per day) all-inclusive.
POINT REYES LIGHTHOUSE TEN MILE BEACH
THE 5 WATERFALLS OF YOSEMITE - May 16 - 20, 2021 (5 days/4 nights)
Experience them all--Yosemite Falls, Bridalveil Fall, Vernal Fall, Nevada Fall, and hidden Illillouette Fall. Hear the roar, feel the cool spray, see the rainbows reflected in the mists of Yosemite's five magnificent waterfalls!
Trip includes: Round trip transportation, 4 nights lodging in Yosemite (shared cabins with baths nearby), guided daily hikes, all breakfasts and lunches (4 dinners not included). Rate: $1500 per person ($300 per day).
YOSEMITE FALLS VERNAL FALL
SUMMER IN THE HIGH SIERRA - August 8 - 12, 2021 (5 days/4 nights)
Travel to the heart of the Sierra in Yosemite's high country. Visit a beautiful alpine lake surrounded by wildflowers, see the towering granite icons of Cloud's Rest and Half Dome, and take a hike through lush Tuolumne Meadows. Enjoy a refreshing dip in the clear pools of the Tuolumne River, and hike the trail to North Dome, with Half Dome directly across and so close you'll feel like you can reach out and touch it! (Alternate hike to May Lake). The darkness of August nights in Yosemite provides ideal viewing for the Perseid Meteors--we should see one streaking across the sky about every minute!
Trip includes: Round trip transportation, 4 nights lodging (shared cabins with baths nearby), guided daily hikes, and all breakfasts and lunches (4 dinners not included) $1500 per person ($300 per day).
TUOLUMNE RIVER MAY LAKE
AUTUMN IN SEQUOIA AND KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARKS October 19 - 23, 2021 (5 days, 4 nights)
See spectacular fall color, breathtaking vistas, a canyon deeper than the Grand Canyon, and hike among the largest living things on earth--the Giant Sequoias. We'll visit TWO National Parks on this trip!
Trip includes: Round trip transportation, 4 nights lodging in Sequoia (shared deluxe cabins with baths) guided daily hikes, and ALL meals--breakfasts, lunches, and dinners. Rate: $1500 per person ($300 per day) all-inclusive.
GIANT SEQUOIA GOLD CUP OAK
DOGWOOD AND SEQUOIAS
Terms and Conditions: $300 non-refundable deposit due per person, per trip, on booking. Balance is due 90 days prior to trip. Full refund if cancelled 90 or more days before trip. Cancellations less than 90 days prior to trip--amount paid will be applied toward another trip, to be taken within the next 12 months (NOTE: rates may increase on future trips). Please mail deposit (check or money order) to:
PO BOX 798
OCCIDENTAL, CA 95465.