Canyonlands National Park
Day 5 – (Oct 6) – Today visit Canyonlands National Park. A stop is made at Dead Horse Point State Park, towering high above the Colorado River. This afternoon you board the newest Rocky Mountaineer Train experience and travel eastward from Moab to Denver over the next 2 days in the SilverLeaf service level. Travel along the Colorado River with Ruby Canyon and stunning mountain scenery. Dinner is onboard before you arrive in the resort town of Glenwood Springs, CO for your hotel overnight. (B,D)
Day 6 – (Oct 7) – This morning board your Rocky Mountaineer Train to continue your rail experience. Enjoy spectacular views onboard of lakes and raging rivers of Arapahoe National Forest, and snowcapped mountains. Cross the Continental Divide and the pass through Moffatt Tunnel. Lunch is onboard and later arrive in the vibrant Mile-High City of Denver, CO for a two-night stay. (B, L ).
Day 7 – (Oct 8) – Today travel north of Denver to visit beautiful Rocky Mountain National Park famous for soaring peaks, wild rivers, alpine lakes and an amazing array of flora & fauna. Park wildlife includes bighorn sheep, deer, mountain lion, bobcat, black bear, elk, moose and a variety of birds. Travel along Trail Ridge Road & stop at the Visitor Center. Later return to Denver and enjoy a Farewell Dinner at a popular local restaurant. (B, D). Overnight: Denver, CO.
Day 8 – (Oct 9) – Fly home with wonderful memories of your travel experience. (B)