2005 IMCoS Symposium Field Trips & Tours

All tours depart from and return to Comfort Inn/Brown Palace.

SUNDAY - Sept. 18th

Optional Day trip - Rocky Mountain National Park (MORE DETAILS)

Expertly guided trip to the Rocky Mountain National Park

8-9 hours. Lunch and fees included. US$69 per person

MONDAY - Sept. 19th

Included Tour 12:30 - 5:00 p.m. Denver Museum of Nature & Science Tour & Lunch (Included)

12:30 - 12:45 p.m. Bus to Museum of Nature & Science

12:45 - 1:30 p.m. Box lunch with American Indian music

    Schlessman Lobby (west side of museum)

1:30 - 3:30 p.m. 3 Overlapping guided tours:

(Prehistoric Journey, Gems and Minerals, and North American Indian Culture) or IMAX (Lewis & Clark)

3:30 - 5:00 p.m. Reception with open bar

    Sky Terrace (west side of museum)

4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Buses depart DMNS every 15 minutes for the Comfort Inn

TUESDAY - Sept. 20th

Included Tour 1:15 - 5:00 p.m. Three one-hour walking tours in rotation (Included)

    Colorado Historical Museum

        Guided tour including giant map of Colorado

    Denver Public Library

        Mapping the West - Guided by Phil Panum, Curator

    Denver Art Museum

        American Indian Art - Guided by Nancy Blomberg, Curator

WEDNESDAY - Sept. 21st

Included Day trip - Georgetown Narrow Gauge Railroad, Mine Tour, & Lunch (MORE DETAILS)

Georgetown Narrow Gauge Scenic Railway, Mine, & Luncheon Tour

5.5 hours. Lunch and fees included. INCLUDED in registration fee

Please note: The tour will require every minute of the 5.5 hours. Please board the bus promptly.

THURSDAY - Sept. 22nd

Optional Four day trip - Tour the Heart of the Rockies (MORE DETAILS)

See the wonders of the Rockies including the rugged San Juan Range of the Rocky Mountains, the Black Canyon of the Gunnison, a full day tour of Mesa Verde National Park ancient cliff dwellings, and ride the famous narrow gauge railroad from Durango to Silverton.

Depart Thursday 9/22. Return Sunday 9/25

3 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 1 dinner, 3 nights lodging, all fees included. US$629 per person (double occupancy) $659 (single occupancy).

NOTE: Participants may wish to reserve a hotel room for the night of September 25th at either the Comfort Inn or the La Quinta Inn and Suites DIA