Rocky Mountain Glamping

  • 5 Days | National Forests, Grand Mountains, Under Canvas, Under the Stars

America the Beautiful Series
Re-Discover America's Grandeur Under Canvas in Luxury.
The Comfort of a Small Group.
The Destination of a Big World.


Journey's Rocky Mountain Camping Adventure is a perfect match for exploring America.

Glamping fr. $5,965
Traditional fr. $1,946

Journey's unique experiences, special access to venues, and small group touring around 6-16 guests is built for the Modern Traveler.

 
 
 
Explore America's West Under the Stars
Explore America the Beautiful with Journey's unique itinerary through the Colorado Rockies. This itinerary combines hotel stays in perfectly located spots and Camp Journey under the stars.
Why you'll love this Journey through Colorado:

  • Enjoy all-levels of hiking and exploring the Rocky Mountains
  • Journey Tour Director beginning-to-end
  • 10 Meals: 4 Breakfasts, 4 Dinners/Aperitif, 2 Lunches
  • Chef-Prepared* Cuisine with Premium Beverages, Wine & Cocktails
  • Luggage Portage throughout your Journey, WiFi
  • Meet & Greet at Airport with Arrival Transfer
  • 2 nights' accommodation at Hotels, 2 nights at Camp Journey
  • Comfy JEEP® transportation throughout the Journey
  • Admission fees, taxes, and gratutities excluding the Journey Tour Director
See the complete Day-by-Day Itinerary
Journey's Prime Located Hotels

Journey's hotels and Camp Journey are perfectly positioned through the itinerary.

  • DISCOVER AMERICA THE BEAUTIFUL CAMPING UNDER THE STARS

    TOUR COMMENCES: DENVER, 1 Day/1 Night
    WELCOME TO THE MILE HIGH CITY
    Thriving local food scene, great sights and warm Journey welcome.

    CAMP JOURNEY, 2 Days/2 Nights
    WELCOME TO THE MOUNTAINS
    Under Canvas luxury with beds, baths and full services.

    TOUR FINALE: VAIL, 1 Day/1 Night
    FROM 'NO-NAME' TO VAIL
    Enjoy 3,000 acres of of terrain year round in Vail.

    OPTIONAL FINALE: MOAB & CANYONLANDS, 5 Days/4 Nights
    DISCOVER AMERICA'S GREAT SOUTHWEST
    Consider joining your Journey Tour Director to the Canyonlands.

    Is this Trip for Me?

    Our Rocky Mountains Camping Adventuer is designed for the Journey guest who enjoys discovering the beautiful mountains and landscapes of Colorado while camping (and Glamping for those who desire) in an unhurried setting. This is the amazing outdoors of America the Beautiful.


2022-2023 Dates & Pricing
Our adventure features daily departures. Rates are per person and in US dollars.

All-Inclusive Small Group Tour Pricing:
Deluxe: 4 to 5 Star Hotels + Luxury Glamping with Chef $5,965 per person
Classic: 3 to 4 Star Hotels + Traditional with Chef: $4,565 per person
Classic: 3 to 4 Star Hotels + Traditional Camping: $1,946 per person

READY TO CAMP UNDER THE COLORADO SKY?

Chat with a Trip Planner Here to begin planning your Journey!

Camping in the Colorado Rockies Trip Routing

Our Journey begins in Denver, takes in the Rockies under the stars at Camp Journey and Vail.

Rocky Mountains Adventure

 
 

Itinerary at a Glance

DAY 1: DENVER | DAY 2-3: ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK | DAY 4-5 VAIL |DAY 6-7: COLORADO SPRINGS | DAY 8: DEPART

FIRST THINGS FIRST: Consider our Flight and Early Arrival Options
Your flight to Denver should arrive on Day 1 of the itinerary no later than 3pm —  this means you should depart your home airport earlier in the day or perhaps even the day prior — your round-trip travel time on this Journey is 5 Days, 4 Nights Land. Airfare is not included. Inquire about our Business Class and Premium Economy Airfare.

 

Day-by-Day Itinerary

DAY 1: ROCKY MOUNTAIN ADVENTURE BEGINS 

Make your arrival to Denver International Airport, gateway to America’s Rocky Mountains. Upon arrival, meet our representative for our included Meet-and-Greet and Arrival Transfer to our Denver hotel. Once arrived, you may check-in to your room (rooms are typically ready after 2pm) and freshen up before you meet your Journey Tour Director for a very special welcome to the Mile High City.

Discovery WalkDiscovery Walk
Meet your Journey Tour Director for a discovery walk through downtown Denver and learn about the fascinating history and stories of this amazing city.

Journey Dinners IconWelcome to Denver Dinner

Your Journey Tour Director will select a variety of appetizers, featuring regional cuisine, and will select your wine for the evening (or if you prefer alcohol-free beverages we've got great offerings!). Then you will be presented with the restaurant's primary menu. It's an intentionally relaxed evening of delight so you can savor the experience. Welcome to Colorado!

Journey Hotels IconAccommodation in Denver, 1 Night with breakfast

Deluxe; Hotel Teatro
Classic: Holiday Inn Express or Similar

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DAY 2: BOUND FOR THE ROCKIES 

Journey Dinners IconBreakfast included daily

Sightseeing IconToday's Adventure: Rocky Mountains
We head west into the Rocky Mountains and make our way to Buena Vista, which is translated as Good View for good reason: The Collegiate Peaks are dominant on the landscape and welcome us with open arms. We arrive at Buena Vista and enjoy some time for lunch at your leisure while exploring the historic downtown.

After a visit we make our way to our home for the next 2 nights camping in the amazing wilderness that is the Colorado Rocky Mountains.

Welcome to Camp Journey!
We're excited to have you at our Camp. Your Journey Tour Director will greet you with our special traditional Rockies welcome.

Accommodation in the Mountains: Camp Journey, 2 Nights
Glamping: Journey’s Signature Luxury Under Canvas Experience with Chef & Bar Service
Traditional: 
Journey’s Traditional Tents with Lobby
Tradition with Chef: Journey’s Traditional Tents with Lobby, Chef-Prepared Meals

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DAY 3: THE ASCENT

Enjoy breakfast in the fresh mountain air and then we're off for an adventure.

Sightseeing IconToday's Adventure: Four Wheel Drive Jeep® & Hiking
Today we take our 4WD Jeeps up to an authentic Colorado Ghost Town with time to look around this historic town, followed by a 4WD Jeep Adventure up Tincup Pass or Hancock Pass. It's an amazing feat to see how well the Jeeps are able to navigate over the many rocks of the American Rocky Mountains!

Sightseeing includes:

  • 4WD Jeep® Drives
  • Panoramic Views of the Colorado Rockies from the Continental Divide
  • San Isabel National Forest
  • Enjoy a hike in the Rockies

    About the SAN ISABEL NATIONAL FOREST
    The Salida Ranger District is part of the San Isabel National Forest located near Buena Vista, Colorado. The district encompasses over 440,000 acres in central Colorado considered "the very heart of the Rockies." It's an outdoor recreation paradise that encompasses seven 14,000-foot peaks referred to as "fourteeners," which include Harvard, Tabeguache, Yale, Columbia, Shavano, Princeton, and Antero. There are also three wilderness areas including the Buffalo Peaks, Collegiate Peaks, and Sangre De Cristo, and the district also includes Browns Canyon National Monument. Amazing!

What's Today Really Like?
A Word about Four Wheel Driving (4WD) and hiking on today’s Adventure: We feature easy to complex 4WD driving routes on this tour as well as easy to complex hiking: We cater the adventures to your preferences and level of experience — so there's 'no worries' as we craft the perfect experience for you!

 Journey Dinners IconChef-Prepared Dinner at Camp Journey

Tonight enjoy a dinner on the grounds of Camp Journey with your Journey Tour Director.

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DAY 4: CONTINENTAL DIVIDE 

Sightseeing IconToday's Adventure: Panoramic Hike
We're off early to a beautiful hike complete with high alpine lakes and views.

Sightseeing includes:

  • 4WD Jeep® Drives
  • Panoramic Views with Lakes
  • San Isabel National Forest
  • Hike the Rockies Today.

The Adventure Continues: ON TO VAIL MOUNTAIN

After our morning adventure, we make our way to the modern mountain resort town of Vail, Colorado. Welcome to Vail After checking in, enjoy the facilities at our hotels and the balance of your day at leisure. We recommend booking activities this afternoon in advance, or simply enjoy the pool. You may opt for spa treatments, hiking, downhill mountain biking, 4WD adventures and more or simply soak up the sun by the pool.

Journey Hotels IconAccommodation in Vail, 1 Night with breakfast

Deluxe: The Sebastian
Classic: The Lodge at Vail or similar

Our Special Journey Finalé
Meet early this evening for our special Aperitive to celebrate our time together through America's Rocky Mountains. Our days have been filled with new sights, tastes and discoveries - tonight enjoy reflecting on the incredible journey we've had together.

It has been a Journey of Adventure and Discovery, along with making new friends! Until our next Journey — Good Travels!

Journey is Different: After our special event your Journey Tour Director will invite you to join them to an optional dinner, or explore at your leisure.

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DAY 5: DEPARTURE DAY

We say goodbye to the Rockies today. Perhaps you extend your stay with our Moab & Canyonlands Adventure.

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