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Dale Chihuly, "
Blue Fiddleheads" (detail), 2012, 
Dallas Arboretum, Dallas.Gardens to Glass Tour of Seattle
July 9-13, 2014
Join Denver Botanic Gardens for an unforgettable summer trip to Seattle, Washington. Trip highlights include Chihuly Garden and Glass, Bloedel Reserve on Bainbridge Island, Tacoma Museum of Glass and a private culinary walking tour at Pike Place Market. Kim Manajek, Associate Director of Exhibitions, Art, and Interpretation at Denver Botanic Gardens, is accompanying the group on this trip to Washington. For reservations and payments, questions, or more information, please contact Sheridan Samano at Sheridan@reefstorockies.com or 303-860-6045.
Here is more information and the itinerary.
Price: $1,420* per person for Denver Botanic Gardens members (double occupancy); add $100 per person for nonmembers and $650 single supplement.
*A 3% discount will be applied for payment by check.

Lilian Snelling2014 Arts and Archives Tour
April 24 – May 10, 2014
Join Mervi Hjelmroos-Koski, manager of the School of Botanical Art and Illustration, for the fourth annual exploration of art archives in Europe. This 16-day tour includes five nights in London, two nights in Geneva, three nights in Lyon and five nights in Paris. Highlights include hidden jewels of the Royal Horticulture Society’s Lindley Library, Kew Gardens’ Library and Archives, the Louvre, Palace de Versailles, the Royal Academy of Art and attendance of the opening party for the exhibit for the Society of Botanical Artists. Contact Mervi for more information at mervihj@botanicgardens.org or 720-865-3653. Reservations: contact Sheridan Shamano at Sheridan@reefstorockies.com or 303-860-6045.
Here is more information and the itinerary.
Accommodations are based on double occupancy and standard rooms.
Price: $4,290* per person based on double occupancy and standard rooms (breakfast included) 
*Pricing and availability are subject to change without notice until booked and deposit received. A 3% discount will be applied to payments by check.

Kniphofia caulescens at Oxbow Oxbow LesothoJewels of Eastern South Africa (Lesotho, Kwa-Zulu Natal, Orange Free State, East Cape)
Jan. 9-29, 2015
Not nearly as well known to American tourists as it is to Europeans and native South Africans, the Drakensberg feature a host of elegant resort hotels and accessible trails—and unparalleled natural beauty. January is peak month for color in the montane, subalpine and alpine meadows here. This trip features the most spectacular spots: Sani Pass, Sentinel, Naude’s Nek and more! Join Panayoti Kelaidis and Guillermo Rivera on this amazing tour. Contact Panayoti Kelaidis for more information.
Here is itinerary and more information. 
Price: $4,800 double occupancy; single supplement $420

Upcoming Trips

Gardens to Glass Tour of Seattle

Wednesday, July 9, 2014 - 4 p.m.
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Join Denver Botanic Gardens for an unforgettable summer trip to Seattle, Washington.

Mount Zirkel Backpacking and Wildflower Viewing

Friday, July 18, 2014 - 10 a.m.
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Join members of the Horticulture staff to spend two nights and three days hiking, camping, and viewing wildflowers in the Mount Zirkel Wilderness area outside of Steamboat Springs.

Crested Butte: Fields of Color, Farm to Fork

Thursday, July 31, 2014 - 3 p.m.
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Thursday, July 31 - Sunday, August 3

Crested Butte to Aspen Botanical Hike

Thursday, August 7, 2014 - 10 a.m.
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Thursday, August 7 – Sunday, August 10

Colorado Fall Foliage and Wildlife Tour

Sunday, September 21, 2014 - 10 a.m.
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Colorado Fall Foliage and Wildlife Tour

Estes Park and Rocky Mountain National Park

September 21-24, 2014