Trip July 27th - August 8th, 2004

Week 1 July 27-Aug 1
Exploring Southern Colorado and Utah.

 Leave: Boston Fl# UA431 Tue Jul 27 8:25PM 
Arrive: Denver 10:53 PM
    - get shuttle to Best Western Denver Stapleton

Rent Car at Budget 
1980 Broadway  303-292-9341 

Starting Point: Denver, CO

Departure Date: 07/28/04

Destination: Grand Junction, CO

Arrival Date: 08/01/04

Total Driving Distance: 784 miles
(Actually ended up being 1,250!)

Total Driving Time: 16 hours, 50 minutes

Wednesday - Drive from Denver, CO to Canon City, CO

Distance: 116 miles
Time: 2 hours, 15 min
Arrival Date: 07/28/04
Explore the tallest suspension bridge in the world!

Stop at Canon City, CO

Drive from Canon City, CO to Great Sand Dunes

Distance: 138 miles
Time: 2 hours, 55 min
Arrival Date: 07/28/04

Explore Great Sand Dunes NP.

Stay at Driftwood Inn, Alamosa

Stop at Great Sand Dunes

Thursday - Drive from Great Sand Dunes to Cortez, CO

Distance: 191 miles
Time: 4 hours, 35 min
Arrival Date: 07/29/04

Stay here for 2 days

Explore Mesa Verde

Horseback Riding on Friday at Kelly's

Stop at Cortez, CO

Saturday - Drive from Cortez, CO to Monument Valley

Distance: 102 miles
Time : 2 hours, 25 min
Arrival Date: 07/31/04

drive to where all 4 states meet.

Stay at Gouldings Lodge

Sunday - Drive from Monument Valley to Grand Junction, CO

Distance: 237 miles
Time: 4 hours, 40 min
Arrival Date: 08/01/04

Drive up to Fruita & drop off car


Stop at Grand Junction, CO

On to Dinosaur trip>>>