Family trip - California/Vegas/Utah in the Winter - RV/Car?
We are a family of 4 including 2 boys ages 9 and 12. Trip starts in San Francisco and ends in Las Vegas. Boys would love to ski for 1 or 2 days (beginners level). I like the idea of mixing our trip between to big cities (San Francisco and Vegas) and small towns and National Parks.
I was planning to rent an RV from San Francisco but I was told that this is not a good idea to go to Yosemite or Death Valley by RV due to high probability of snow/ risk on the road.
So, I am considering:
a) change the route a bit (where to stop between SF and Vegas instead of Yosemite and Death Valley)
b) renting a car to go from San Francisco to Vegas. Pick RV in Vegas to go to Utah
So, I would love to hear suggestions!!!!!! Thanks a lot! Below was the first draft
We are using miles for the air tickets, this is the reason for the crazy flights!
Day WD Place Distance/time
19/dez Wed SP NY SFO Arrives in NY at 7:05am Leaves 7:30 pm. Arrives in SFO at 11pm
20/dez Thu San Francisco
21/dez Fri San Francisco
22/dez Sat San Francisco
23/dez Sun San Francisco
24/dez Mon San Francisco Alex arrives in SF
25/dez Tue San Francisco
26/dez Wed San Francisco
27/dez Thu San Francisco Pick up RV or car???
28/dez Fri Yosemite 469 km/5h48
29/dez Sat Yosemite
30/dez Sun Yosemite/Death valley 414 km/ 4h37
31/dez Mon Death valley/Las vegas 241km /2h41
01/jan Tue Vegas
02/jan Wed Vegas
03/jan Wed Vegas/zion national park 275km/3h03
04/jan Thu zion national park
05/jan Fri zion/bryce canyon national park 116km/1h20
06/jan Sat bryce canyon national park
07/jan Sun arches national park 393 km/4h09
08/jan Mon arches/monument valley 242 km/2h40
09/jan Tue monument/grand canyon 284 km/ 3h04
10/jan Wed grand canyon/las vegas 443 km/4h15
11/jan Wed vegas
12/jan Thu vegas
13/jan Fri vegas
14/jan Sat LV/Charlotte
15/jan Sun Charlotte/NY
16/jan Mon SP
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