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      Road Trip to Rocky Mountains USA

      by Oneill2905 Online Now Dec 29, 2012 at 12:34 PM

      Me and my Husband are looking to book a fly drive holiday next year the last week of July/first week of August. After spending months looking at places to visit we have put together a draft itinerary as follows:

      Fly from UK to Denver - 2 Nights
      Denver to Lusk - 1 Night
      Lusk to Rapid City - 3 Nights
      Rapid City to Sheridan - 1 Night
      Sheridan to Cody - 1 Night
      Cody to Yellowstone - 3 Nights
      Yellowstone to Jackson (Grand Teton) - 2 Nights
      Jackson to Lander - 1 Night
      Lander to Estes Park - 2 Nights
      Estes Park to Colorado Springs - 1 Night
      Coloardo Springs to Denver Airpor Home

      I would very much appreciate any comments on the draft route above with any suggestions on alternative routes or must see places on the way. Also I am looking forward to Yellowstone more than anything do you think 3 nights is enough at Yellowstone? Also are there any places we are staying more than 1 night that does not warrant it?

      Also always appreciate any help.
      Thanks Kirsty

      1 Answer Dec 30, 2012 at 7:48 AM
    • RV for two weeks through the Rockies

      by agentjanet Online Now Apr 12, 2010 at 2:38 PM

      My family and I will be traveling from Vancouver through the rocky mountains (B.C. and Albreta) in late August in a rented RV - any recommendations for rentals and routes would be much appreciated!

      2 Answers Apr 16, 2010 at 10:09 AM
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      Canadian Rockies - Mid Aug/Sept

      by btin Online Now Feb 23, 2008 at 12:04 AM

      Hii all

      We are planning trip to Canadian Rocky this year.
      Is Mid Aug/Sept good time to visit?
      How would weather be like?
      How long should we spend there? a week or?

      Any valuable information is greatly appreciated.

      Thanks in advance/Christine

      3 Answers Feb 24, 2008 at 4:37 AM
    • 7 days in the Rockies. Where to go?

      by lynjackson Online Now May 19, 2007 at 4:44 PM

      We have 7 days to spend in the Rocky mountains. We are planning to hire a car or RV in Calgary and doing a loop from there. We will be there in August, which we realise is high season. Is there likely to be a problem with getting RV sites or cabin/Bed & Breakfast accommodation? Would it be less crowded toward the end of the month, rather than the beginning? Are there places that really should be avoided in the high season?
      With only a week, we would prefer to base ourselves in just 2 or 3 different locations in this time. We would appreciate suggestions for places that would be good bases from which to explore the surrounding areas.

      4 Answers May 22, 2007 at 4:49 PM
    • with or without an RV

      by robertcanada Online Now May 31, 2006 at 6:07 AM

      Hi everybody, I am considering going with the family (5) renting an RV and going from Vancouver to Calgary, via the rocky mountains and back to Vancouver this approx 2 weeks. Does anybody have some comments? i.e campgrounds, special excursions with/for children (10 to 14 yrs)etc.
      Is it worth going with an RV or do you recommend an mini van and sleep in hotels?

      3 Answers Jun 5, 2006 at 8:56 PM
    • paragliding courses in the rocky mountains

      by jess222 Online Now May 5, 2005 at 1:46 AM

      hi, I wonder whether anyone can help me! me and my friend are in the rocky mountains for 3 weeks as of next week, we are doing the route vancouver - calgary - banff - jasper. My friend's brother has decided to come out and meet us along they way and he wants to do a paragliding course somewhere? has anyone got any ideas where he could do one along that route? would be so grateful for any help anyone could give me, thanks

      jess x

    • rocky mountains by motor home

      by mariapn Online Now Apr 22, 2004 at 6:41 AM

      I'm planning to go to the Rocky Mountains by motor home at the end of July, can anyone help me in planning my trip? I have so many questions such as where to rent the motor home, how are the natural parks prepared to park with it, the itinerary.. Any help would be appreciated so much. Thanks