Monday, November 3, 2014
1. Arrive Monument Valley
a. check into Gouldings Hotel, 1000 Main Street
b. This will be our headquarters for the week.
c. We'll also have our breakfasts' and dinners here.
d. Contact them at 435-727-3231 / www.Gouldings.com
2. 4:30 PM - "Meet & Greet" outside in front of the Movie Museum, weather permitting.
a. Appetizers and soft drinks, coffee and tea will be served.
b. Dinner on your own this evening.
3. 8:00 PM - For those interested, a John Ford / John Wayne movie will be shown! In fact, a different movie will be shown each night!
Tuesday - Friday, Nov 4-7, 2014
1. After breakfast each morning, we'll head out to our horses waiting for us deep in the valley. I work with only the best wranglers, hand-picked by me, that know their horses and choose horses for you based on your riding abilities. We'll mount and allow our Navajo guide - also the best in the area - to take us on an adventure I have personally requested.
2. Tuesday night will be a special outdoor cookout for everyone ... including our non-riding spouses (weather permitting).
3. Lunch everyday is on the trail.
4. Wednesday - "John Wayne" Day - wear your best cowboy / soldier attire that would make the Duke proud!!
5. Thursday Night - Costume Contest! For the best looking "John Wayne" dressed individual. The winner will be judged on what he/she has worn for the week, with extra points given for "John Wayne Day" on Wednesday.
6. Friday night dinner will be another special outdoor cookout for everyone, including our non-riding spouses (weather permitting)
Optional 5th day of riding!!
Saturday, November 8, 2014
1. I was asked, "Gee, if I'm coming all the way to Monument Valley, can't I ride for five full days like on your other rides?"
a. My response, "Ok." And then I started calling the wranglers, Gouldings Lodge and Navajo Guide.
2. The price for this additional day is $315.
a. Includes horses, tack, three meals and guide.
Or, if you prefer, you do not have to opt for this additional day and can head home!!
** Will need a minimum headcount of 10 for this extra day.