South Mountain Expeditions promises you a worry-free vacation that combines learning with fun and comfort at a reasonable price! With over 30 years of experience in planning and managing history and cultural tours throughout the United States and around the globe, we guarantee innovative, educational tours of the highest quality.
COMING IN 2015:
May 14/15-26, 2015: A Tour of Bonnie Scotland. Highlights will include: Edinburgh; the Battles of Culloden & Bannockburn; St. Andrews; Isle of Skye; Eileen Donan Castle; the William Wallace Monument at Stirling; Glenfinnan, site of the Jacobite monument and the steam train and aqueduct featured in the Harry Potter movies; a sheep dog demonstration; and, of course, at least one whisky distillery! The tour will be led by Ken Hanley, a Scottish Blue Badge guide. In addition, we've invited Ed Bearss to join us as our guest on this tour. Click here for details.
March 20-30, 2015: Texas, The Lone Star State. Join Ed Bearss as he leads us on a tour of the great state of Texas. Sites will include the Alamo, the National Museum of the Pacific War, the state capitol in Austin, and the Houston Space Center. We will see where the first shots were fired in the Mexican-American War on May 8, 1846 at the Palo Alta Battlefield. A highlight will be touring the Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park including President Johnson's boyhood home and the Texas White House. Ed Bearss did the historic resource study for the LBJ sites for the National Park Service. Click here for details.
Sept 27-Oct 6,2015: National Parks of Utah. Explore some of our nation's most spectacular scenic National Parks in the company of popular author and wilderness guide, Scott Thybony. Scott was co-leader on our sold-out Arizona- New Mexico tour in 2010. Sites will include: Arches, Canyonlands, Zion and Bryce National Parks. We will take nature walks in red rock country when the summer crowds are gone and the aspen trees are turning gold. Details available soon.
. If you would like a copy of our 2015 tour brochures, please call us at (301) 988-1852 or toll free: at 1(866) 914-1862, or e-mail us at email@example.com.
We hope you will join us on one of our tours!
South Mountain Expeditions