Alumni Trip 2014

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2014 NAU Geology Alumni/Faculty/Student Canadian Rockies Field Trip


General Itinerary:

Mon, August 4 – Meet in Calgary, AB, and day trip to the Royal Tyrrell Museum in Drumheller, AB

Tue, August 5 – Calgary to Banff, AB (Day 1 of Field Excursion)

Wed, August 6 – Banff to Rocky Mountain House, AB (Day 2 Field + long drive)

Thurs, August 7 – Rocky Mountain House to Jasper, AB (Day 3 of Field Excursion)

Fri, August 8 – Day 4 of Field Excursion, return to Jasper for a Canadian celebration

Sat, August 9 – Casual driving field trip from Jasper back to Calgary


Per Person Cost:        

$$$      1,585.00        (OPTION 1: nicer hotel – based on double occupancy)

$$       1,035.00         (OPTION 2: decent hotel – based on double occupancy)

$           710.00          (OPTION 3: camping – must provide your own gear)


Estimated cost includes lodging, lunch, and dinner Monday, August 4 through Friday, August 8, and roundtrip transportation during the excursion from Calgary. You will be on your own to explore for breakfast daily; however, some of the accommodations do include continental breakfast. Roundtrip airfare to Calgary, transportation to and from the airport, and lodging on Saturday, August 9, are not included.

Registration Payments & Deadlines:



Hotel Option 1

Hotel Option 2

Camping Option 3

Early Bird (EB) Registration* Deposit Due

March 31, 2014




General Registration Deposit Due

May 30, 2014




Final Payment DUE

June 30, 2014








*Early Bird Registration Discounts

Hotel Option 1 or 2

Camping Option 3




Early Bird Discount is applied towards the TOTAL registration cost for the package of your choice if you submit your deposit by the Early Bird Deadline!