Grand Circle
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The Grand Circle is a 1,400-mile loop encompassing parts of Arizona, Utah, Nevada, New Mexico and Colorado. The route connects eight national parks - Grand Canyon, Petrified Forest, Zion, Bryce Canyon, Canyonlands, Capitol Reef, Arches and Mesa Verde - and national monuments, recreation areas, state parks, historic sites and attractions.

Elsewhere on the Web

http://www.grandcircle.org
http://www.americansouthwest.net/itineraries/grand-circle.html
http://utah.com/national-parks/grand-circle

Wikipedia

Grand_Circle

Our Modified Grand Circle (2017)

Friends are coming from Europe to the SW USA and we're suggesting some entertaining, educational rest stops along the way.

Los Angeles - Las Vegas
- Route66, NavajoToursUSA

Recommendations in Los Angeles:

Recommendations in Las Vegas:
http://planeta.com/vegas-wetlands
http://planeta.wikispaces.com/paiute
Walk/cycle DTLV

Recommendations in New Mexico/Arizona
http://planeta.wikispaces.com/dine
http://planeta.wikispaces.com/chaco
http://planeta.wikispaces.com/albuquerque
http://planeta.wikispaces.com/flagstaff
http://planeta.wikispaces.com/grandcanyon
http://planeta.wikispaces.com/lascruces

Recommendations in Utah, Colorado
http://planeta.wikispaces.com/ute

Recommendations in Texas
http://planeta.wikispaces.com/austin
http://planeta.wikispaces.com/elpaso
http://planeta.wikispaces.com/dallas

Also: usa-mexico border, swedish lapland, native innovation


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