MiM National Parks Tour 2

When:
September 23, 2018 @ 5:00 pm – September 29, 2018 @ 1:00 pm
2018-09-23T17:00:00-05:00
2018-09-29T13:00:00-05:00

2017 MiM ‘National Parks Tour’ 2

September 23rd – 29th, 2018

Museum in Motion Tours bring Corvette enthusiasts together to enjoy driving their Corvettes and visiting new, unique, interesting and exciting venues. Join us as we explore our some of the most unique and awe inspiring landscapes America has to offer. With visits to the Grand Canyon’s South Rim, Zion National Park, Bryce Canyon, Arches National Park, Glen Canyon Dam, Monument Valley, and Canyonlands National Park we you will get to enjoy some of the crown jewels of the National Park system

 

As with all MiM Tours, space is limited so make sure you sign on to NCM eNews to get the latest information on all events including opening of registration and fees. GPS and/or family band radios highly recommended! Questions, contact Karen @ 270-467-8804 or Bryce @ 270-777-4506

 

Advance registration closes at 5:00pm on Aug 6, 2018 or until sold out

No registrations or refunds are available after that date.

This tour includes 6 Hotel nights, 4 Group Meals, & Tour of Monument Valley

 You will need a National Parks Pass: Click Here for NPS Site

Senior lifetime (62+) – One per Couple – $80*

Annual Pass (16 to 61 years of age) – One per Couple – $80*

*Current Prices but may change

 Registration fee:

Members primary registrant (driver and car) $1850
Passenger / alternate driver $350

Non-Members primary registrant (driver and car) $1890

Passenger / alternate driver $390

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2018 MiM ‘National Park Tour”

 

 
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 23
 
4:00pm Check-in at Holiday Inn Express – Williams, AZ

Meet us here at the Holiday Inn Express in Williams, AZ to start our journey through Arizona and Utah exploring America’s Unique and Awe inspiring Park System.

  • Lodging included in registration
  • 1150 W. Cataract Lake Rd, Williams, AZ 86046
   
6:00pm Meet in Lobby for Introduction Meeting

 

   
7:00pm ‘Meet n Greet’ Party at Grand Canyon Brewing Co.

  • Walkable from Hotel
  • Short introductions, Discuss the week’s events, Q & A session
  • Dinner included in your registration
   
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 24
Continental Breakfast

  • Breakfast at Hotel
   
7:30am Group Meeting in Front Lobby
   
8:00am Depart for Grand Canyon South Rim

  • 10 S Entrance Rd, Grand Canyon Village, AZ 86023
   
9:45am Arrive at Grand Canyon South Rim

The Grand Canyon is a steep-sided canyon carved by the Colorado River in the state of Arizona in the United States. President Theodore Roosevelt was a major proponent of preservation of the Grand Canyon area, and visited it on numerous occasions to hunt and enjoy the scenery.

 

                             
Enjoy Lunch in Grand Canyon On Your Own
   
1:15pm Stage back at Parking Lot for drive to Navajo Bridge

Navajo Bridge is a pair of steel spandrel arch bridges that cross the Colorado River near Lee’s Ferry in northern Arizona.  he dual spans of Navajo Bridge are tied at ninth place among the highest bridges in the United States with nearly identical heights of 467 feet

 

   
Stop at Desert View Watchtower for Photo Op
   
4:15pm – 4:45pm Arrive and Photo Op at Navajo Bridge and Marble Mountains
   
7:00pm Arrive and check into Comfort Suites

  •  150 W. Center Street, Kanab, UT 84741
   
Dinner on your Own in Kanab, UT
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25
 
  Continental Breakfast

  • Breakfast at hotel
   
7:30am Driver Meeting in Hotel Lobby
   
7:45am Leave for Zion National Park
   
8:30am Arrive and Tour Zion National Park
   
Lunch in Zion National Park on your Own
   
Depart on your own for Comfort Suites Kanab, UT
   
Dinner on your own in Kanab, UT
   
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26
 
Continental Breakfast

  • Breakfast at hotel
   
8:00am Driver Meeting in Hotel Lobby
   
8:30am Depart for Bryce Canyon
   
10:00am Arrive and Tour Bryce Canyon Lodge

Bryce Canyon, which despite its name, is not a canyon, but a collection of giant natural amphitheaters along the eastern side of the Paunsaugunt Plateau. The red, orange, and white colors of the rocks provide spectacular views for park visitors. Bryce sits at a much higher elevation than nearby Zion National Park. The rim at Bryce varies from 8,000 to 9,000 feet 

   
Enjoy Lunch in Bryce Canyon On Your Own
   
Return on your own Depart for Comfort Inn Kanab, UT

  •  150 W. Center Street, Kanab, UT 84741
   
  Arrive at Comfort Inn Kanab, UT
   
6:55pm

 

Depart for Dinner at Restaurant TBA

  

   
7:00pm Arrive for Dinner

  • Dinner included in Registration
   
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 27
 
Continental Breakfast

  • Breakfast at hotel
   
7:30am Staging in Lobby for Drivers Meeting
   
7:30am Depart for Glen Canyon Dam

  •  Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, US-89, Lake Powell, AZ 84533
   
8:45am Arrive for pictures at Glen Canyon Dam

The 710-foot high dam was built by the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation from 1956 to 1966 and forms Lake Powell, one of the largest man-made reservoirs in the U.S. with a capacity of 27 million acre feet (33 km3). The dam is named for Glen Canyon, a series of deep sandstone gorges now flooded by the reservoir.

 

   
9:15am Depart for Goulding’s Trading Post
   
11:15am

 

Arrive for Lunch at Goulding’s Trading Post

  •  Get Gas before we depart
  • Lunch included with registration

 

   
12:15pm Tour Monument Valley

  • 1.5 Hour tour
   
2:00pm Depart Monument Valley for Blanding, UT
   
3:15pm Stop in Blanding, UT for Gas & Restroom
   
5:00pm

 

Arrive at Hampton Inn Moab, UT

  •  488 N Main St, Moab, UT 84532

 

   
  Dinner on your own in Moab

 

   
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 28
Continental Breakfast

  • Breakfast at hotel
   
7:45am Staging in Lobby for drivers meeting
   
7:45am Depart for Arches National Park
   
8:00am Arrive and Tour Arches National Park

Arches National Park is adjacent to the Colorado River, 4 miles north of Moab, Utah. It is home to over 2,000 natural sandstone arches, including the world-famous Delicate Arch, in addition to a variety of unique geological resources and formations. It contains the highest density of natural arches in the world

 

   
12:30pm Depart Arches National Park for Broken Oar

  • 53 W 400 N. Moab, UT 84532
   
1:00pm Arrive and Lunch at Broken Oar Restaurant

  • Lunch included in Registration
  • BBQ Goodbye Lunch
   
2:15pm Depart for Hampton Inn

  • 488 N Main St, Moab, UT 84532
4:00pm Drivers Meeting in Lobby
4:15pm Depart for Canyonlands National Park – Bring bug spray

1 ½  hour driving time to “Grand View Point” plus two stops for photos (20 min each)  Sunset will be at 7:20pm, plan on arriving 30 minutes prior.

   
6:45pm  

Arrive at Canyonlands National Park Grand View Point

 

Depart for Hampton Inn Moab on own
   
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29
  Continental Breakfast

  •  Breakfast at hotel
   
 

Travel safely home and thank you for joining the

MiM ‘National Park Tour’

 

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