Day 1: Travel to Las Vegas (under own arrangement)
Travel to Las Vegas (on own). Upon arrival, utilize your hotel shuttle for transfer to your Airport hotel. The remainder of the day is at your leisure.
Hampton Inn -Las Vegas Airport (or similar)
Day 2: Las Vegas to Zion National Park to Cedar City, UT
Depart Las Vegas, NV early in a morning for a short drive to Zion National Park. (3 hours). Explore main canyon of Zion National Park. Late afternoon transfer to Kolob Fingers of Zion National Park for a walk to the Timber Creek Overlook. Lodging for the night in Best Western Plus, Cedar City, UT.
Possible hikes in Zion
Day 3: Cedar City, UT to Canyonlands National Park
Morning departure to Canyonlands National Park. Climb up onto the San Rafael Swell for a glimpse of one of the remote uninhabited sections of Utah with Eagle Canyon Overlook, Ghost Rock, and others.
After lunch at Green River, UT; you will enjoy the rest of the day in Canyonlands National Park and see why Mesa Arch is one of the most photographed arches in all of the Western US. Also, views of Grand Viewpoint, Green River Overlook, an Ancestral Pueblo granary, and others make it a full afternoon and evening. Afterwards, an enjoyable time in Moab, UT where you lodge at the Moab Valley Inn for the night.
Possible hikes in Canyonlands
Day 4: Arches National Park to Capitol Reef National Park
You will enter into Arches National Park and spend the morning of the day exploring this timeless landscape of Arches National Park. Windows Section, Park Avenue, Balanced Rock, Delicate Arch and others will avail themselves to you.
After lunch back in Moab, transfer to Goblin Valley State Park for a fun visit to a unique and little known park just outside of Capitol Reef. Afterwards, travel along the Fremont River and explore the Grand Wash and Hickman Bridge before a stop at Panoramic Point and then retire for the evening in Torrey, UT at the Broken Spur Inn.
Possible hikes in Arches
Day 5: Capitol Reef to Bryce Canyon
Spend the morning visiting more of Capitol Reef with stops at Cohab Canyon, Cassidy Arch, Chimney Rock, or Sulphur Creek, before continuing over Scenic Highway 12 through the Grand Staircase Escalante Monument. This will include a short drive down the Burr Trail to one of our small surprises for you before continuing on through to the Escalante River, Hogs Back, Calf Creek, and other scenic viewpoints along the way. Afterwards you will continue you drive to Bryce Canyon National Park for a short hike to Mossy cave and the east fork of the Sevier River. Once you are finished there, you will enjoy some western hospitality the night at Ruby’s Inn.
Possible hikes in Capitol Reef
Possible hikes in Bryce
Day 6: Bryce Canyon to Las Vegas
With the opportunity to enjoy sunrise and multiple hikes throughout the park, you have plenty of time to explore this fairytale land of unique Hoodoos, arches, spires, and Bristlecone Pines. After lunch, you will continue your journey back through the East Section of Zion National Park for one last glimpse of its sandstone monoliths and towers before returning to Las Vegas for the evening. Overnight at the Hampton Inn, Las Vegas Airport.
Possible hikes in Bryce
Day 7: Depart Las Vegas for Home
Following breakfast at your airport hotel. Check-out and utilize the hotel shuttle to take you to the Las Vegas Airpot for your return flight.
Additional pre and post nights can be arranged for Las Vegas.
*Itinerary is subject to change. Order of itinerary may be reversed.