Announcing a new Meetup for The Green Tortoise Adventure Travel club!What
: Death Valley Camping TripWhen
: Friday, November 5, 2010 7:00 PMPrice
: $295.00 per personWhere
: (A location has not been chosen yet.)The Nitty Gritty
Round Trip from San Francisco:
Fri, Nov 5 - Tue, Nov 9
Bring a sleeping bag and tent (or you can sleep in the bus bunks and get a loaner bag from us)
We bring the kitchen/cooking gear
3 days/4 nights: $234 plus $61 for food/parks
Cost includes R/T transportation, driver/guide, food, park entrance, camping and all the fun you care to have!The Details
Death Valley National Park More info about the trip
Take a short winter escape on our GT adventure bus to Death Valley National Park! A dream for geologists and casual observers alike, this active holiday includes all the highlights of this unique American park, plus refreshing hot springs soaks!
After a morning soak at Tecopa Hot Springs, we'll head for Zabriskie Point at the edge of the Funeral Mountains. Explore the colorful badlands of rain-sculpted mudstone, then visit the salt flats of Badwater, the lowest point in the western hemisphere.
Take a hike into Ubehebe crater, a 500-foot deep remnant of an ancient volcanic eruption. Spend the afternoon trekking while watching for wildlife at the Mesquite Flat Dunes.
We'll walk through the marble narrows of Mosaic Canyon, and stop at Father Crowley Point for views of the Panamint Mountains, Rainbow Canyon, and Telescope Peak.
To reserve your spot, call [masked] and ask for Ryn. We'll be picking up/dropping off in San Francisco - call for location details.
Come and join the fun . . . see you on the bus!!
RSVP to this Meetup:http://www.meetup.com/green-tortoise-adventure-travel/calendar/15191711/