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  1. I hadnít heard of that but what a good idea,...

    I hadnít heard of that but what a good idea, however it looks like itís only available at the Orlando airport.
  2. Can you buy your own Sun Pass and use it in a...

    Can you buy your own Sun Pass and use it in a rental? I really donít know. This is right about tolls around Miami. Two years ago we tried to avoid them around Miami and did but ended up in some...
  3. Thanks. So true! Iím fine with Death Valley and...

    Thanks. So true! Iím fine with Death Valley and Sequoia but would love to someday have time to go back and really explore Yosemite Valley. So much there we didnít have time to see.
  4. Just rereading and finding my typos. That cheap...

    Just rereading and finding my typos. That cheap Collier was a cheap styrofoam cooler. That allowed us to keep bottled water and any lunch type of foods cool with the help of ice from the hotels. We...
  5. Final comments.

    Overall, we had two family gatherings, a football game and three National Parks in two weeks and drove a little over 2300 miles. Did it work for us? Yes. Would I suggest it for anyone else? Probably...
  6. 9/7 - 9/10. We were with family in Las Vegas but...

    9/7 - 9/10. We were with family in Las Vegas but still did some touristy things. Went to Hoover Dam one morning. The next went out to Red Rock Canyon. Very nice, I had no idea anything like that was...
  7. 9/6. This was another day I wasnít looking...

    9/6. This was another day I wasnít looking forward to, a long drive back to Las Vegas. Didnít get any suggestions here on attractions but did a little looking, Then was talking to another couple at...
  8. 9/5. This was our Yosemite National Park Day. We...

    9/5. This was our Yosemite National Park Day. We skipped Mariposa Groves, thank you to whoever suggested that as we had seen so many magnificent Sequoias the day before. We went up to Glacier Point....
  9. I would never do the trip I just did with...

    I would never do the trip I just did with children of any age. There would be a rebellion and probably be the parents. I’m writing my trip report now with the pros and cons.
  10. 8/30. This was a game day, great day with friends...

    8/30. This was a game day, great day with friends and family. My BIL knew about a rib cook off festival at a casino so thanks to my savvy niece she got us all there and back via Uber. The less said...
  11. 8/29. We made it to Death Valley by 7:30 am and...

    8/29. We made it to Death Valley by 7:30 am and since we knew time was limited we just stopped at Zabriskie Point, Furnace Creek Visitors Center, Badwater Basin and Artist Drive. We detoured by...
  12. Las Vegas, Reno, LA (Pasadena area) over Labor Day

    Thanks to all who helped me plot out this crazy trip we just finished. I thought I’d report back with a summary of how it went. Thought this may be just one post but as I’m typing realize it’s longer...
  13. I just came through Yosemite today from Fresno to...

    I just came through Yosemite today from Fresno to Lee Vining after going through Sequoia yesterday and it has been exhausting. Yes, Iíve seen both parks and they are spectacular but no, I didnít see...
  14. Hello all. Well, we are one day away from stating...

    Hello all. Well, we are one day away from stating our western adventure. I’m now fine tuning things and saw that on gps it’s a little over five hours from Lee Vining, CA to Las Vegas. I know it will...
  15. Sticky: Iím enjoying all of this and all the pictures. We...

    Iím enjoying all of this and all the pictures. We are headed out there and will be going through Yosemite on the Thursday after Labor Day. While I know it will be busy I am hoping being mid week...
  16. Thank you for sharing. Iím going to remember and...

    Thank you for sharing. Iím going to remember and refer back to this thread if my next ďpie-in-the-skyĒ idea happens a year from now. Iíd love to see these Utah parks, and the North Rim of the GC,...
  17. Thanks. That is helpful. GLC, your suggestion is...

    Thanks. That is helpful. GLC, your suggestion is following Generals Highway through Sequoia right? How long does that take? I had looked at it. It looks amazing but all the switchbacks and...
  18. Hello, Iím back again. Now, getting serious about...

    Hello, Iím back again. Now, getting serious about fine tuning this trip. GLC had some good thoughts just above and thatís where my questions are right now. Please let me know if this makes sense and...
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    Just to give you one idea, last year we traveled...

    Just to give you one idea, last year we traveled from the Mt. Rushmore area, just west of The Badlands, to a Chicago suburb and took three days with all our stops. That included most of one morning...
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    When you say Chesapeake Bay Bridge are you...

    When you say Chesapeake Bay Bridge are you speaking of the Rt. 50 bridge that goes over the bay towards DC or the Chesapeake Bay Tunnel-Bridge down the peninsula on Rt. 13 over to Norfolk? I would...
  21. Thanks glc. I can see staying in El Portal...

    Thanks glc. I can see staying in El Portal Wednesday night then driving through Yosemite and staying in Lee Vining Thursday night. I see the frustration of looking at google maps right now as the...
  22. Hello, Iím back. I think I have a portion of this...

    Hello, Iím back. I think I have a portion of this west coast adventure figured out so wanted to run by a little more time line planning. So here goes.....
    Sat. 8/31 we will drive from Reno to Big...
  23. Yes, it’s both lines, everything south of the...

    Yes, it’s both lines, everything south of the Pentagon. I actually thought of you because I remember reading your travel log and remembered you stayed on the south side. I knew they’ve been doing...
  24. DC Metrorail closures for summer 2019

    Iím posting this to help tourists coming to DC who may not hear local news. If thereís a better location for this, please move or delete if not fitting. Many times tourists are recommended to find...
  25. So US Rt 50 is in that area? Cool! I used to live...

    So US Rt 50 is in that area? Cool! I used to live right off of it in Fairfax, Va and we once took it home from Ohio through the mountains of West Virginia and another time I was on it in Colorado...
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