Yellowstone & the Grand Tetons – September 1st – 6th, 2018
Yellowstone – the first national park in the world, is known for its wildlife and its many geothermal features, especially Old Faithful Geyser. It has many types of ecosystems, but the subalpine forest is dominant! Grand Teton National Park – Unlike most mountain ranges the Tetons lack foothills, which can obscure the view. As such, the Tetons rise sharply from 5,000 to nearly 7,000 feet above the surrounding terrain; the view is especially dramatic from the town of Jackson. The Park is famous throughout America for its spectacular landscape featuring majestic mountains, pristine lakes and abundant wildlife.
Trains in Colorado – September 15th – 22nd, 2018
Colorado’s historic railroads each have a unique history and charm. Lovingly restored and expertly maintained tracks and trains, and the ever-changing vistas they provide access to, will bring you to the edge of your seat. Marvel at the narrow ledges as they nimbly wind around and the view of the precipitous drops to the deep canyons below. Riding these railroads is akin to eating potato chips — one is never enough.
Theater & Wine Ahhh… Ashland – October 7th – 9th, 2018
This one is for our wine lovers… Good Friends, Good Food, & Great Wine! Southern Oregon’s latitude and prevailing oceanic winds create a 7-month Mediterranean growing season that distinguishes it from all other west coast (and American) growing regions and this uniquely defines, identifies and unifies them as an ideal place to grow wine grapes. Roam from the Rogue Valley, all the way down Interstate 5 to the, Applegate Valley and you’ll find about as many types of good wine as you would in your beloved bottle shop. It’s a tough decision who to feature on this tour. Oh, yea the entertainment is top notch as well!
A Taste of Vermont – October 14th – 20th, 2018
Explore cultural heritage topped with a Taste of Vermont… Scenic roadways lead to local cuisine from artisan chefs, creative food companies and passionate farmers, all thriving alongside artists who are proud to share their arts and crafts. Vermont’s landscape is dotted with farms and points of cultural interest. Discover Vermont’s heritage around every turn, from agriculture and history to a thriving food and arts scene.