Top Luxury Travel Itineraries in the U.S. National Parks
ByJen Murphy on July 05, 2016
Celebrate the centennial of our National Parks Services with these once-in-a-lifetime experiences.
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Mountain Travel Sobek’s Exclusive Trips to Alaska, New Mexico, and Utah
Adventure pioneer Mountain Travel Sobek has introduced exclusive national park trips in Alaska, New Mexico, and Utah led by John Baston, the company’s director of special operations for North America, who's logged over 150 hiking and kayaking excursions. This summer and fall, visit the remote Anan Bear Observatory and spot humpback whales on a trip to Glacier Bay National Park and Tongass National Forest (7-day trip, July 17, from $4,295; mtsobek.com); hike through the alpine meadows of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains and visit Ghost Ranch, where Georgia O’Keefe painted scenes of Pedernal mountain in New Mexico (7-day trip, August 21, from $3,450; mtsobek.com); or explore three of the National Park Service’s crown jewels—the Grand Canyon, Bryce Canyon, and Zion Canyon—throughout the Southwest (6-day trip, October 2, from $3,925; mtsobek.com).