Salt Lake City to Salt Lake City OR Denver -- 6 days
Day 1 & 2
Salt Lake City- to Moab, UT : 3.75 hrs drive. Spend the evening exploring Moab, spend the next day exploring Arches or Dead Horse point. Spend the night at Arches.
Moab to Bullfrog,UT : 3. 5hrs drive. Make your drive from Moab to Bullfrog, with a detour through Canyonlands National Park. Spend the night at Defiance House Lodge, Bullfrog,UT.
The only lodge on the shores of Lake Powell at the north end of the lake. Enjoy dinner in the Anasazi Restaurant with stunning sunset view of Lake Powell and Bullfrog Cove.
Bullfrog, UT to Mesa Verde National Park and Far View Lodge
Take one of the most scenic Ferry Rides in the US on the Burr Ferry to begin your day to Mesa Verde(this ferry is operated seasonally so call for information). Visit Monument Valley on drive to Mesa Verde. Enjoy your night at Far View Terrace- sitting on top of the mesa- on a clear day you can see all 4 “4 corners” states. Enjoy dinner in the award winning Metate Room Restaurant.
Begin your day with a tour of Mesa Verde with a guided tour of the mesa top- tickets can be purchased at the Far View Lodge or Terrace.
Mesa Verde to Grand Junction, CO- 4.5 hrs- enjoy the drive from Mesa Verde to Grand Junction on the Million Dollar highway. Spend the night at the Grand Vista Hotel in Grand Junction, CO.
Enjoy the evening in downtown Grand Junction- baseball, shops, dining, or visit one of the local wineries.
Grand Junction to Salt Lake City 4.5hrs OR Denver, CO – 4hrs.