Arizona
March 2011




LAUNCHED: 18 December 2010.       LAST UPDATED: 13 March 2011


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ROB'S ITINERARY:

Day Date Description/Activity At Night Notes
Monday 14 March US Airways Flight 225, BOS-PHX
Dep 4:25pm, Arr 7:19pm
Bliss Leave car at: Nashua Park & Ride (Exit 8) North Southwood Drive.
Tel: 1-800-639-8080. 603-845-1999.
Take bus to Logan: Dep 12:01pm. Arr 1:15pm.
Rental car: Enterprise Conf #: 976984124. Pick-up 7:30pm. Drop-off 24 March 7pm. $539.96 (I keep re-booking as price goes down so this may change at last moment). Economy car.
Tuesday 15 March Gold Canyon Bliss Perhaps McCormick–Stillman Railroad Park, Scottsdale (Amundsen Pullman Car)
Perhaps stop at Stump's
Perhaps to Carefree and Slocums
Wednesday 16 March Gold Canyon to Albuquerque Peter and Dania 403 miles (7 hours 13 minutes)
Thursday 17 March Albuquerque Peter and Dania
Friday 18 March Albuquerque Peter and Dania
Saturday 19 March Albuquerque to Tucson Larsen 448 miles (7 hours, 12 minutes)
Sunday 20 March Tucson Larsen
Monday 21 March Tucson Larsen
Tuesday 22 March Tucson to Rimrock? Jerome? Grand Canyon?
2 cars as far as PHX.
Rob drops off car at airport (or if own keep to end). Drive on with Larsens.
? Tucson to Rimrock = 213 miles (3 hours 40 minutes)
Perhaps to Carefree and Slocums
Perhaps Acrosanti on the way (or on way back?)
Perhaps Taliesin on the way (or on way back?)
Perhaps Jerome Grand Hotel: http://www.jeromegrandhotel.net/room_and_ride.htm
Wednesday 23 March Rimrock? Jerome? Grand Canyon? ? Perhaps El Tovar Hotel: http://www.grandcanyonlodges.com/el-tovar-409.html
Thursday 24 March To Phoenix. Rob gets dropped off at airport.
US Airways Flight 226, PHX-BOS
Dep 11:45pm, Arr 7:29am next day
On Plane Perhaps Acrosanti on the way (or on way back?)
Perhaps Taliesin on the way (or on way back?)
Perhaps McCormick–Stillman Railroad Park, Scottsdale (Amundsen Pullman Car)
Perhaps stop at Stump's
Perhaps to Carefree and Slocums
Friday 25 March Arrive Boston 7:29am Jaffrey First bus leaves 8:10am. Arr 9:45am.
Second bus leaves 9:40. Arr 11:15am.
Pick up car at: Nashua Park & Ride (Exit 8) North Southwood Drive.
Tel: 1-800-639-8080. 603-845-1999.



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