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Natural Wonders of the Pacific Northwest

22 days,San Francisco to San Francisco

hiking in spectacular Glacier National Park, following the footsteps of Lewis and Clark, marvelling at geysers in Yellowstone, searching for wildlife in Yosemite and Grand Teton, driving the 'Loneliest Highway in America'.


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Come and experience the freedom of the West! Big skies and bison await in Montana while Salt Lake City offers panoramic mountain views. This ultimate adventure offers an incredible combination of wildlife, wilderness and natural wonders. Take a boat tour at the 'Gates of the Mountains' or hike pristine trails in legendary Yosemite and spectacular Glacier National Park. You’ll have plenty of time to explore and you’ll never feel rushed. It’s time to uncover the history of Lewis and Clark while exploring landscapes without limits.

What's Included

Free Wi-FiThis adventure boasts vans fitted with wi-fi for up to five users at a time. Check your email, upload a photo to Facebook, or send a tweet to your friends.
  • Entrance fees to all National Parks, State Park and National Monuments with hiking and walking excursions. Orientation tours of Salt Lake City and San Francisco. Take a boat tour at the "Gates of the Mountains"
  • 17 breakfasts, 16 lunches, 15 dinners. (Allow USD125-150 for meals not included.)
  • Hotels (4 nts), participation camping (17 nts).
  • Air-conditioned private touring van, walking, boat
  • Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout.
  • Small group experience; Max 13, avg 10.

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Day 1 San Francisco

Arrive at any time.

Day 2-3 Mendocino/Redwood State Park (1B,1L,2D)

Check out Fisherman's Wharf and the Golden Gate Bridge. Drive along the stunning coast to Mendocino, and walk beneath the giant redwoods and through a 'fern canyon'.

Day 4-5 Oregon Dunes/Silver Falls State Park (2B,2L,2D)

Tour little fishing villages and lumber towns along the dramatic coastline. Explore the Oregon Dunes by foot or on an optional dune buggy ride. Hike the Ten Falls Trail past waterfalls and explore the secret trails behind them.

Day 6-7 Mt Rainier National Park (2B,1L,2D)

Stop and smell the roses in Portland on the way to Mt St Helens—one the most active volcanoes in North America. Explore over a full day at Mount Rainier NP and enjoy a campfire barbeque.

Day 8-9 Seattle/Coeur D'Alene (1B,1L,1D)

See all the hype on an orientation tour, take an optional ride up the Space Needle, soak in the café culture. Morning free to explore Seattle, then head to Idaho with its beautiful mountains, rivers, and valleys.

Day 10-12 Glacier National Park/Helena (3B,3L,3D)

Enter Montana and enjoy a picnic lunch at Flathead Lake. Explore Glacier NP with over 50 glaciers and 200 lakes and streams. Hike the trails and enjoy the vistas. Visit the Lewis and Clark landmark 'The Gates of the Mountains'.

Day 13-15 Yellowstone National Park (3B,3L,3D)

Travel to Yellowstone, home to the most wild animals in the US. Tour the Northern Loop—Mammoth Hot Springs, Norris Geyser Basin and the Grand Canyon of Yellowstone. Take the South Loop—Old Faithful, Lake Village and Grant Village. Lots of time for hikes and exploration.

Day 16-17 Grand Teton National Park/Jackson/Salt Lake (2B,2L)

Enjoy the view of more than 12 peaks and take an optional boat ride on Jenny Lake. Visit the One Million Dollar Cowboy Bar, known worldwide for its western dancing and live entertainment or go rafting. See the sights of Salt Lake City on an orientation tour.

Day 18-20 Tonopah/Yosemite National Park (2B,2L,2D)

Travel on the 'Loneliest Road in America'. Marvel at spectacular views of the park's peaks and granite domes. Take hikes to majestic waterfalls, lakes and meadows and walk amongst giant sequoias. Option to rent bikes for a ride in Yosemite Valley.

Day 21 San Francisco (1B,1L)

Check out any sights you missed on the first time around. Take an optional cable car ride over the steep hills, check out historic Haight-Ashbury and Golden Gate Park or set sail to the setting sun.

Day 22 San Francisco

Depart at any time.