Camping Yosemite & Yellowstone

18-to-Thirtysomethings, Seattle to San Francisco
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Tour description

Imagine a land of lava and geysers, bears and bison, mountains and glaciers—now open your eyes to the possibilities of Yosemite, Yellowstone and Glacier National Park. This ultimate journey through these iconic national parks offers the outdoor enthusiast plenty of time to spot wildlife, soak in the scenery and experience the bubbling, gushing wonder of it all—there is more geothermal activity in Yellowstone than anywhere else in the world. Even when you close your eyes, you can sense the immense beauty surrounding you.

What's included

  • Your Welcome Moment: Meet Your CEO and Group
  • Entrance fees to all national parks, state parks and national monuments with hiking and walking excursions
  • Orientation to Seattle
  • Boat tour at the "Gates of the Mountains"
  • Self-inflating mattresses and dome tents
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities

Highlights

  • Be inspired by wilderness in the rockies
  • Dance at an authentic cowboy bar
  • Watch geysers erupt in yellowstone
  • Stroll the hilly streets of san francisco.

Itinerary

Day 1: Seattle Arrive to our joining hotel at any time. Welcome meeting in the evening.

Day 2: Seattle/Coeur d'Alene Enjoy an orientation walk of Seatte's must-sees, then set off for Idaho's beautiful lakes, mountains, rivers, and fertile valleys. Enjoy a first night camping out under the open sky!

Day 3: Coeur d'Alene/Glacier National Park Travel to Glacier National Park's towering peaks and pristine lakes. Take an optional helicopter ride to see magnificent views of the park from above.

Day 4: Glacier National Park Explore Glacier NP with its many glaciers, lakes and streams.

Day 5: Glacier National Park/Helena Take a boat ride along the Missouri River and discover the history of the explorers Lewis and Clark in this area.

Day 6: Helena/Yellowstone National Park Travel to Yellowstone, home to the most wild animals in the US. Be awed by the colourful geysers, powerful waterfalls, exciting wildlife and contrasting scenic beauty around every corner.

Day 7: Yellowstone National Park Explore the Northern Loop in Yellowstone National Park.

Day 8: Yellowstone National Park More highlights await on the South Loop, which passes along some of the most famous landmarks of Yellowstone.

Day 9: Yellowstone National Park/Jackson Cross the Continental Divide, and enjoy the view of more than 12 peaks that make up this beautiful drive. Opt to visit a cowboy bar for a real Western experience.

Day 10: Jackson/Salt Lake City Opt to go horseback riding or raft down the Snake River. See the sights of Salt Lake City and tour Temple Square.

Day 11: Salt Lake City/Tonopah Travel the 'Loneliest Road in America' towards the old silver mining town of Tonopah. Enjoy one of the best night skies for stargazing.

Day 12: Tonopah/Yosemite National Park Marvel at the spectacular views of Yosemite National Park's magnificent peaks and granite domes, and enjoy one of most scenic drives in California–Tioga Pass.

Day 13: Yosemite National Park Free day to hike to majestic waterfalls, lakes, meadows and amongst giant sequoias.

Day 14: Yosemite National Park/San Francisco Catch a glimpse of the Golden Gate Bridge on the way into one of America's most popular cities. Take an optional cable car ride over the steep hills, explore the city by bicycle or set sail in the setting sun.

Day 15: San Francisco Depart at any time.