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Start on Sunday, June 1, 2014 at 8:59 AM
End on Sunday, June 8, 2014 at 8:28 PM
Great camping trip to Zion, Grand Canyon, Joshua Tree, and then home.

Total activity costs: $744.49
Total distance: 1,320 miles
Total travel time: 25 hrs 53 mins
Total fuel cost: $377


Start @ Aunt Mary's house (Route pin 1)

Depart Sunday, June 1, 2014 at 10:00 AM
2655 Las Palmas Ave Escondido CA 92025
Start here from my sister’s house.


Driving instructions
Distance: 80 miles
Travel time: 1 hr 26 mins
  1. Proceed to Las Palmas Ave
  2. (600 feet) Turn right onto Cranston Dr
  3. (350 feet) Turn left onto W Citracado Pkwy
  4. (0.7 miles) Turn right to merge onto I-15 toward Riverside
  5. (34 miles) Take exit 63 on the right onto I-215 N toward Riverside, San Bernardino
  6. (35 miles) Take exit to merge onto I-215 N toward San Bernardino, Barstow
  7. (700 feet) Keep right to merge onto I-215 N toward San Bernardino, Barstow
  8. (7.4 miles) Take exit 42A onto Inland Center Dr toward Mill St
  9. (0.6 miles) Turn right onto Inland Center Dr
  10. (0.6 miles) Turn right onto W Mill St
  11. (1.2 miles) Turn left onto S Doolittle Ave
  12. (800 feet) The destination is on your left
Activities


Coffee break (Route pin 2)

Arrive Sunday, June 1, 2014 at 10:24 AM
Depart Sunday, June 1, 2014 at 11:24 AM
300–498 S Doolittle Ave San Bernardino CA 92408
Not sure if this is a Starbucks. Maybe.


Driving instructions
Distance: 223 miles
Travel time: 3 hrs 32 mins
  1. Proceed to S Doolittle Ave
  2. (800 feet) At the end of the road, turn right onto E Mill St
  3. (1.6 miles) Turn right to merge onto I-215 N
  4. (12 miles) Continue onto I-15 N
  5. (58 miles) Keep left on I-15 N toward Las Vegas
  6. (148 miles) Take exit 36 onto Tropicana Ave, Frank Sinatra Dr
  7. (1.0 miles) Keep right on Tropicana Ave
  8. (0.2 miles) Keep right on Tropicana Ave
  9. (900 feet) Turn right onto W Tropicana Ave toward Las Vegas Strip, UNLV
  10. (0.7 miles) Turn left onto MGM Grand
  11. (0.2 miles) The destination is on your right
Activities


Lunch and some gambling (Route pin 3)

Arrive Sunday, June 1, 2014 at 2:57 PM
Depart Sunday, June 1, 2014 at 4:00 PM
3799 Las Vegas Blvd S Paradise NV 89109
Who’s bringing lunch?


Driving instructions
Distance: 170 miles
Travel time: 3 hrs 14 mins
  1. Proceed to MGM Grand
  2. (600 feet) Turn left onto MGM Grand
  3. (0.2 miles) Turn right onto Koval Ln
  4. (700 feet) Turn right onto E Tropicana Ave
  5. (0.9 miles) Turn right to merge onto I-15 N
  6. (132 miles) Take exit 16 onto UT-9 toward Hurricane, ZION NATL.PARK
  7. (600 feet) Turn right onto W State St
  8. (12 miles) Turn right onto W 500 N
  9. (22 miles) Turn left onto Zion Canyon Scenic Dr
  10. (2.6 miles) Prepare to park your car near Zion National Park
  11. Take a left on Zion National Park
  12. (800 feet) Arrive near Zion National Park
Activities


Zion National Park (Route pin 4)

Arrive Sunday, June 1, 2014 at 7:13 PM
Depart Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at 9:30 AM
Hurricane UT 84737
We’ll camp somewhere here, maybe the Zion Canyon Campground. Want to stay longer!

web cam
info about Zion

Driving instructions
Distance: 43 miles
Travel time: 1 hr 17 mins
  1. Proceed to Zion Canyon Scenic Dr
  2. (2.7 miles) Turn left onto UT-9
  3. (23 miles) At the end of the road, turn right onto US-89 N
  4. (17 miles) Turn left onto E 200 S
  5. (60 feet) The destination is on your left
Activities


Fill up car with fuel; lunch too (Route pin 5)

Arrive Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at 10:47 AM
Depart Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at 12:28 PM
100–198 E 200 S Kanab UT 84741
This time don’t fill the car with diesel!


Driving instructions
Distance: 206 miles
Travel time: 4 hrs 29 mins
  1. Proceed to E 200 S
  2. (60 feet) Turn left onto S 100 E
  3. (92 miles) At the end of the road, turn right
  4. (58 miles) Turn right onto State Highway 64
  5. (52 miles) Turn left onto US-180 E
  6. (1.3 miles) Turn right onto Center Rd
  7. (0.4 miles) Turn right onto Market Plaza Rd
  8. (0.8 miles) Turn left onto Zuni Way
  9. (800 feet) Turn left onto S Entrance Rd
  10. (0.3 miles) The destination is on your right


Grand Canyon! (Route pin 6)

Arrive Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at 4:48 PM
Depart Thursday, June 5, 2014 at 10:00 AM
S Entrance Rd Williams AZ 86046
Stay at the Camper Village here.


Driving instructions
Distance: 173 miles
Travel time: 3 hrs 2 mins
  1. Proceed to S Entrance Rd
  2. (0.3 miles) Turn right onto Zuni Way
  3. (800 feet) At the end of the road, turn right onto Market Plaza Rd
  4. (0.8 miles) At the end of the road, turn left onto Center Rd
  5. (0.4 miles) Turn right onto US-180 E
  6. (4.4 miles) At the roundabout, take the first exit onto State Route 64
  7. (0.6 miles) At the roundabout, take the second exit onto US-180 E
  8. (50 miles) Turn right to merge onto I-40 W toward Los Angeles
  9. (113 miles) Take exit 51 onto Stockton Hill Rd
  10. (0.4 miles) Turn right onto N Stockton Hill Rd toward Mohave Comm College, Arizona
  11. (2.5 miles) Continue onto Stockton Hill Rd
  12. (0.6 miles) The destination is on your right
Activities


Hotel at Kingman (Route pin 7)

Arrive Thursday, June 5, 2014 at 1:01 PM
Depart Friday, June 6, 2014 at 10:01 AM
4764 Stockton Hill Rd Kingman AZ 86409
No more Motel 6, got it?


Driving instructions
Distance: 193 miles
Travel time: 3 hrs 43 mins
  1. Proceed to Stockton Hill Rd
  2. (3.1 miles) Turn right to merge onto I-40 W
  3. (128 miles) Take exit 78 onto Kelbaker Road
  4. (0.3 miles) Turn left onto Kelbaker Rd toward Historic Route 66
  5. (12 miles) At the end of the road, turn right onto National Trails Hwy
  6. (6.6 miles) Turn left onto Amboy Rd
  7. (40 miles) Turn left onto Godwin Rd
  8. (2.6 miles) Take a slight right turn
  9. (1.1 miles) Prepare to park your car
Activities


Joshua Tree NP (Route pin 8)

Arrive Friday, June 6, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Depart Saturday, June 7, 2014 at 10:30 AM
Twentynine Palms CA 92277
This should be fun.


Driving instructions
Distance: 105 miles
Travel time: 2 hrs 11 mins
  1. Start on the route
  2. (1.7 miles) Turn left onto 29 Palms Hwy
  3. (49 miles) Keep right to merge onto I-10 E toward Indio
  4. (29 miles) Take exit 145 to merge onto CA-86S S toward Expressway, Brawley
  5. (25 miles) Turn left onto Desert Shores Dr
  6. (0.6 miles) Turn right onto Desert Shores Dr
  7. (250 feet) Take a slight left turn onto Desert Shores Dr
  8. (300 feet) Arrive at the destination
Activities


Fish Springs hot springs (Route pin 9)

Arrive Saturday, June 7, 2014 at 12:22 PM
Depart Saturday, June 7, 2014 at 2:59 PM
345 Desert Shores Dr Thermal CA 92274
Stop here for a break and check out the hot springs.


Oops no picture
Kyle enjoying the hot springs

Driving instructions
Distance: 129 miles
Travel time: 2 hrs 59 mins
  1. Proceed to Desert Shores Dr
  2. (500 feet) Turn left onto Desert Shores Dr
  3. (0.6 miles) Turn left onto CA-86
  4. (23 miles) Turn right onto CA-78
  5. (50 miles) Turn left onto Washington St
  6. (33 miles) Turn right onto Scripps Poway Pkwy
  7. (8.7 miles) Turn left to merge onto I-15 S
  8. (5.1 miles) Take exit 12 to merge onto CA-163 S
  9. (2.0 miles) Take exit 9 to merge onto CA-52 W
  10. (4.2 miles) Take exit 2 onto Genesee Ave
  11. (900 feet) Keep left on Genesee Ave S
  12. (2.1 miles) Turn left onto Mount Herbert Ave
  13. (150 feet) At the end of the road, turn left onto Mount Longs Dr
  14. (500 feet) At the end of the road, turn right onto Mount la Platta Dr
  15. (450 feet) The destination is on your right
Activities


End @ home (Route pin 10)

Arrive Saturday, June 7, 2014 at 5:58 PM
4705 Mount la Platta Dr San Diego CA 92117
Is it over already?



Hualapai Mt Co Park (POI pin)

Depart Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 4:59 PM
5618–5732 Hualapai Mountain Rd Kingman AZ 86401
Total sites: 70, RV sites: 11, Elec sites: 11, Water at site, RV Dump, No Showers, Max Length: 25', RV Fee: $25, Tent Fee: $25, Open May-Oct, Elev: 6552', Tel: 928-681-5700, Nearest town: Kingman
Activities:
Hiking
Motor Sports

We may stay here if we don’t like the hotel.

info URL


Sand Hollow State Park - Westside (POI pin)

Arrive Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 5:00 PM
Hurricane UT 84737
Total sites: 50, RV sites: 50, Elec sites: 50, Water at site, RV Dump, Showers, RV Fee: $28, Tent Fee: $28, Open all year, Elev: 3071', Tel: 435-680-0715, Nearest town: Hurricane
Activities:
Hiking
Mountain Biking
Swimming
Fishing
Motor Sports
Power Boating
Non-power Boating

Alternative campsite if Zion is full.

info on the park




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