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Guaranteed Departures


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October  2013


We've got lots of news this month:  many new Guaranteed Departures to choose from, plus some old favorites in the Great American West.  Be sure to read the article at the end of this newsletter about the value of tourism and national parks to our economy.  We are pleased to share it with you, and proud to be able to bring travel dreams to our clients - even in challenging times like these.

Old West Trail

Scotts BluffJuly 12-18, 2014


The legendary American West comes to life on the Old West TrailHighlights include Oregon and Mormon Trail sites, Little Big Horn Battlefield, historic Deadwood, Crazy Horse Monument, Fort Robinson, Mount Rushmore and much more! 

Begins and ends in Denver.

Lewis & Clark Trail

August 1-16, 2014 


If you are one of the many who missed this year's adventure, plan to get those registrations in early for 2014.  Be one of the first 15 to sign up and save $100 dollars per person.  Send for your registration packet today!
Rose Parade Extravaganza - Dec. 29, 2013-Jan 3, 2014
Rose Parade Spectacular - Dec. 29, 2013-Jan 2, 2014
Cherry Blossoms in DC - March 28-Apr. 3, 2014
Savannah & Charleston - April 1, 2014
California Rail Tour - April 28-May 5, 2014
Grand Tour of Italy - May 13, Sept. 30, Oct. 6, Oct. 29
Alaska Inside Passage - July 16-24, 2014
Wine, Rail & Redwoods - Sept. 21, 2014
CSP Buffalo Roundup

September 24-29, 2014


Once again, Custer State Park's Buffalo Roundup has been named one of the top 100 events in North America by the American Bus Association.  This popular program traditionally fills early, so get your reservations in soon to secure your place on the roster.
Our National Parks


National parks are one of the best investments this country has ever made. In addition to supporting the U.S. travel and tourism industry, which is a cornerstone of the U.S. economy that represents $1.8 trillion in economic output and supports 14 million American jobs, every dollar invested in the National Park Service generates $10 in economic activity. National parks are veritable economic engines critical to supporting the livelihood of businesses and communities across the country.  Read more...


Todd Davidson, CEO of the Oregon Tourism Commission and chairman of the U.S. Travel and Tourism Advisory Board

Feel free to contact us with any questions at 800-888-8306.


We look forward to seeing you on the trail this season.


Happy Trails! 
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