Dateline: January 17, 2017 – Athens, Alabama – Athens State University will host a trip to Canyon Country on August 14-22, 2017 where travelers will journey through a colorful world of stunning southwestern vistas and unique topography. The 9 day trip includes sight-seeing in Scottsdale, Oak Creek Canyon, Kaibab National Forest, Grand Canyon, Lake Powell, Bryce Canyon National Park, Zion National Park and Las Vegas. Shop in Sedona’s marketplace, luxuriate at the Lake Powell resort and spend the night on the South Rim of the Grand Canyon.
Rates start at $2,999 per person, double occupancy and includes round trip airfare from Nashville Metro Airport, air taxes, shuttle service to and from the airport, hotel transfers, excursions and 11 meals.
An informational presentation about the trip will be offered at 5:30 pm on Monday, January 23, 2017 in the Sandridge Student Center Conference Room. Attendees will hear more about the trip and take advantage of a $50 discount. Refreshments will be served. Please call the Office of Alumni Affairs at 256-233-8185 or email to RSVP for the presentation or for questions. The itinerary, pricing and additional details are available at www.athens.edu/alumni/travel.