Blue Sky Fitness & Recreation 2017 Vacation Schedule Blue Sky Fitness & Recreation vacation trips are active, four day three night or five day four night trips. The trip locations are unique and include some of the most beautiful environments in the world. Blue Sky Fitness & Recreation trips can be physically demanding. Most of the trips include at least one day of hiking. Those individuals who enjoy physical activity are encouraged to participate.
Cost for each trip includes all food, lodging, transportation, park fees, boating fees and staffing. Respite hours can be used to pay for the trips; however, respite hours do not cover the entire cost of the trip. Therefore, those using respite hours will need to pay an additional amount to cover the cost of the trip. Please contact Chris Rooney at 520 247-8160 for more information or to reserve your place. Reservations can also be made on the internet at www.blueskyfitrec.com. Blue Sky Fitness & Recreation is a DES/DDD Qualified Vendor.
January 27 - 30 or February 24 - 27, 2017 Dana Point, California Join us on either of these two trips to sunny California to watch the grey whale migration. The whales will be traveling south from the cold waters of Alaska to the warm waters off the coast of Mexico. The grey whales pass through the Dana Point, California area and we can watch them up close and personal aboard the Dana Pride, a whale watch vessel departing out of the Dana Point Wharf. The Dana Pride is a large commercial whale watch boat with plenty of room to see the whales and other sea life such as dolphins, sea lions, seals etc… Other activities on this trip include beach hikes, tide pool exploration and a visit to the glider port where we can watch the hang gliders take off from the cliffs high above the Pacific Ocean. Cost: $775.00
April 7 - 11, 2017 Page, Arizona Situated in one of the most beautiful environments in the world, Page, Arizona offers easy access to fishing on Lake Powell, hiking through the ribbon canyons in the Vermillion Cliffs and exploring the breathtaking sandstone features in the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument. This trip is a visual feast! Cost: $850.00
May 19 - 23, 2017 Big Bear, California One of the premier high mountain destinations in southern California, Big Bear is the place to be for snow skiing in the winter and hiking and fishing in the summer. We will hike in the San Bernardino National Forest and fish in Big Bear Lake. Cost: $850.00
July 14 - 18, 2017 Ruidoso, New Mexico This area of New Mexico offers a wide variety of activities such as the Valley of Fires National Recreation Area, Three Rivers Petroglyph National Recreation Site and some interesting features on the Billy the Kid Trail. There are fishing opportunities at a variety of surrounding lakes. We will also have time for some quarter horse racing at the famous Ruidoso Downs. Bring your good luck with you on this trip! Cost: $850.00
August 25 - 28, 2017 Flagstaff, Arizona Want to beat the Tucson heat? Flagstaff is the place to be for high mountain cool air with an abundance of recreational activities. Top notch hiking waits in the San Francisco Mountains as well as fishing in Mormon Lake. There is easy access for side trips to the red rocks of Sedona as well as Walnut Canyon National Monument. Cost: $750.00
October 20 - 24, 2017 Chama, New Mexico Chama is located in North Central New Mexico approximately 10 miles from the Colorado border. This is a high elevation trip which will include some fantastic fall colors. There is plenty of hiking opportunities in the Carson National Forest as well as fantastic fishing in the Rio Chama. Cost: $850.00
November 17 - 20, 2017 Laughlin, Nevada On the banks of the Colorado River, Laughlin will offer us great fishing on the river or on Lake Mohave. The Mojave National Preserve across the border in California has a unique hiking trail through the snow white sand at the Kelso sand dunes. Of course there are plenty of gambling institutions throughout the city of Laughlin. Good Luck! Cost: $750.00