Go West, Young Man

May/June 2004


Days 1-4:
Fairfield CT (Red Dot on east coast) to Ann Arbor MI (light blue dot) to Pictured Rocks on Lake Superior (yellow dot) and back to Ann Arbor

Day 5:
Ann Arbor MI to Niobrara State Park NE

Day 6:
Niobrara NE to the Badlands SD to Wall Drug to Custer State Park

Day 7:
South Dakota: Mt. Rushmore, Blackhills, Custer State Park

Day 8:
South Dakota: More Custer/Blackhills driving, Wind Caves National Park, 2 hikes in Custer

Day 9:
South Dakota to Devil's Tower Wyoming over the Bighorn Mountains to Cody Wyoming

Day 10:
Cody, WY thru Southeast Yellowstone to the Tetons

Day 11:
The Tetons

Day 12:
Tetons to Yellowstone

Day 13:

Day 14:
Yellowstone to Glacier

Day 15:
Glacier National Park - East side

Day 16:
Glacier - south and west sides

Day 17:
Start our drive down to Moab, thru Idaho

Day 18:
Minidoka Internment Camp and some Utah

Day 19:
Down to Moab near Arches and Canyonlands National Parks

Day 20:
Biking in Moab

Day 21:
Driving the White Rim Road in Canyonlands

Day 22:
Arches in Arches NP

Day 23:
Canyonlands, Needles area

Day 24:
Canyoneering in Arches NP

Day 25:
Natural Bridges, Escalante and Glen Canyon

Day 26 & 27:
Coyote Gulch

Day 28:
2 Escalante Grand Staircase hikes, Willis Creek & Cottonwood Canyon

Day 29:
Wire Pass to Buckskin Gulch

Day 30:
Bryce Canyon NP, Kodachrome State Park, Cedar Breaks NP

Day 31:
The Narrows in Zion

Day 32:
The West Rim and Angel's Landing

Day 33:
The Grand Canyon

Day 34:
Thru Death Valley and Yosemite to Sacramento, CA