Stage 2: National Park to Park Highway

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We completed Stage 1 of our National Park to Park Highway Tour and learned some valuable lessons. As the BIG trip looms, we are frantically preparing. I thought you’d like to know where we’ll go on our seven week, 5,600 mile road trip tour of the National Park to Park Highway

Photo of the 1920s National Park to Park Highway Tour.

Our journey begins June 27, 2016 with our first stop: Grand Teton National Park. I’m glad we’re starting here. After the difficulties of camping on our practice tour, I’m looking forward to staying at Togwotee Mountain Lodge. Their cabins are the perfect size for our family and I need to ease back into full time camping with a shower, flush toilet and laundry services. Apparently camping luxury to me means running water. 

1920s map of National Park to Park Highway

From there we’ll be visiting the following parks. It’s not in the same order as the 1920s group, but we will be visiting all of the original 12 parks on the National Park to Park Highway, plus a few more.

June
Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming
Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming/Idaho

July
Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado
Great Sand Dunes National Park, Colorado
Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado
Canyons of the Ancients National Monument, Colorado
Hovenweep National Monument, Colorado
Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona
Family Reunion, Silverstrand, CaliforniaKings Canyon/Sequoia National Park, California
Yosemite National Park, California
Devils Postpile National Monument, California
Lassen Volcanic National Park, California
Crater Lake National Park, Oregon
Mount Rainier National Park, Washington 

August
Olympic National Park, Washington 

Glacier National Park, Montana
Yellowstone National Park, Montana



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What’s more, we want your input on what adventures we should experience. Share your favorite hike or bike ride in one of the National Parks on our route. What do you recommend? Leave a comment, we’d love to hear from you!

1920s National Park to Park Highway Tour

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Author: Mountain Mom

Hi! I'm Mountain Mom. I live with my husband and three young kids in the mountains near Sundance, Utah. When we're not hiking, biking, skiing and camping, I spend my time doing Mom stuff and reading. Summer of 2016 we traveled over 7,000 miles along the US National Park to Park Highway.

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