Day 1: Grand Junction, CO, to Moab, UT
Arrive into Grand Junction and make the short drive to Moab where you’ll kick off your Utah National Parks adventure. Nestled between Arches and Canyonlands National Parks, Moab is the perfect base to explore this outstanding landscape.
Day 2: Arches National Park
Spend the day with your private guide exploring the best of Arches National Park. There are a variety of hikes to choose from and your guide will tailor the day to you and your abilities and interests.
Day 3: The Needles District of Canyonlands National Park
Today takes you into Canyonlands, where you’ll explore the Needles district of the park. These staggering formations will give you a fantastic perspective of just how vast the Canyonlands truly are. Take the evening to relax, look through your photos and reflect on the day, and enjoy a lovely dinner.
Day 4: Capitol Reef National Park
This morning has you saying goodbye to Arches and Canyonlands as you make your way to the lesser known Capitol Reef National Park. Explore on your own before settling in for one night.
Days 5 and 6: Bryce Canyon National Park
Today you’ll migrate to the highest point on your journey – Bryce Canyon National Park – as you make your way over Scenic Byway 12 through beautiful and remote Southwest Utah. Your hike (or horseback ride) today winds along the rim and down into this striking landscape.
Day 7: Zion National Park
A short (72 miles) but oh-so-scenic drive delivers you to Zion National Park. The following days will include hiking in Zion with myriad options. The staggering sights in Zion, with its vast peaks and valleys, are a nature lover’s delight.
Day 8: Departures home from Las Vegas
Bid adieu to Canyon Country and make your way to Las Vegas for flights home.
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