Adventure Awaits: Visit Lake Powell During Winter
USA - Page, AZ | Jan 7 2013 | (22:46:25 - EST)
Lake Powell’s largest recreation provider, ARAMARK Parks and Destinations, offers great specials through the winter season. From golfing, hiking to houseboating – adventures await everyone!
“Winter guests will experience the natural beauty of Lake Powell without the summer crowds or rates,” says Eric Johnson, vice president of operations for Lake Powell Resorts & Marinas. “In addition to exploring almost 2,000 miles of shoreline in a gorgeous canyon setting by houseboat, guests can now hike the Vermilion Cliffs and play a round of golf on one of the most scenic courses in the region.”
“One of the best aspects about choosing Lake Powell for your winter vacation is that while there is still much to do, the lake is quieter and more peaceful than other seasons. For those looking for a serene and scenic alternative to the hectic pace of the holidays, Lake Powell is the perfect getaway,” explains Johnson.
Packages are based on double occupancy (except where noted), and are subject to availability. The following packages may not be combined other discounts or offers, and some restrictions apply:
Winter Houseboating Relax with a rod and reel and enjoy a day of fishing, trek through colorful canyons on a peaceful hike, or settle back as your comfortable houseboat winds through one of the most captivating places on earth. Winter rates for three nights start at $799 (discounted from $1,620) aboard the 46’ Expedition that sleeps six. Larger houseboats are also available: $999 aboard the 53’ Adventurer and $1,299 on the 59’ Discovery XL that both sleep 12. Longer trips are available.
Golf Lake Powell Mild winter temperatures make this the ideal time to golf at Lake Powell while enjoying the spectacular scenery. Packages include one night at Lake Powell Resort at Wahweap Marina and a round of golf for two at Lake Powell National Golf Course from $144.
Hike the Vermilion Cliffs! The colorful splendor that makes up this National Monument cannot be missed on a trip to Lake Powell. Explore the unique geology that make this a breathtaking region with the benefit of interpretation and narration from a professional guide. Stay two nights at Lake Powell Resort and enjoy a half-day guided hike with Circle Tours starting at just $295.
For those planning their 2013 vacations, discounts are also available on houseboat rentals and lodging. These include 40-50 percent off houseboats and advance purchase rates at Lake Powell Resort and Defiance House Lodge.
Lake Powell Resorts & Marinas, America’s favorite houseboating destination, offers guests a wide variety of houseboats with all of the amenities of home, including full kitchens, staterooms, and bathrooms, and luxury models with propane fireplaces, outdoor gas grills and hot tubs.
About Lake Powell
Lake Powell, the second largest manmade lake in the U.S., is located on the border of Utah and Arizona in the Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, and offers nearly 2,000 miles of spectacular shoreline with towering red rock sandstone cliffs, more than 90 major canyons, blue-green water and sandy beaches.
About Lake Powell Resorts & Marinas
Lake Powell Resorts & Marinas provides houseboat and powerboat rentals, lodging and scenic tours. Lake Powell Resorts & Marinas, managed by ARAMARK, is an authorized concessioner of the National Park Service, Glen Canyon National Recreation Area.
About ARAMARK Parks and Destinations ARAMARK Parks and Destinations, a division of ARAMARK, delivers authentic and memorable experiences at national and state parks, national forests, specialty hotels, museums, and other tourist destinations throughout the United States. In partnership with its clients, ARAMARK Parks and Destinations seeks to enhance the guest experience by offering industry-leading hospitality, environmental stewardship, recreational, and interpretive programs.
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