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Old 03-22-2014, 08:14 AM   #21
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Anyone taken a heli ride from McClaren to grand canyon and which company did you use?
We used Home | Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters
They have several packages, we picked lunch on the Canyon floor. Six people plus the pilot makes for cramped quarters in the helicopter.
We flew over Hoover Dam and as you can see, the bridge was still under construction.
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Old 03-22-2014, 08:41 AM   #22
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Looks nice! thank you!

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Old 03-22-2014, 08:46 AM   #23
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[QUOTE= not going till July so I have a little time for trip planning.[/QUOTE]

Been there then many times, but any more I would rather deal with the Texas July summer days over Vegas in July.
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Old 03-22-2014, 09:21 AM   #24
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Originally Posted by Canonman View Post
I'm originally from Vegas and I can tell you it ain't what it used to be! Park the coach and take the public transportation anywhere on the strip and downtown to Fremont Street. Sign up for a trip to Hoover/Boulder Dam. Take the Dam tour and have lunch at the Dam Cafe. Do not take the coach down there. Way twisty road. The highway to Grand Canyon is a great getaway and some nice camp grounds at the South Rim. If you'd like some info on other great sites to see around Grand send me a PM and we'll get you hooked up.
Most of all have FUN!!
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Old 03-22-2014, 10:12 PM   #25
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thank you again. Yes I think its going to be a little on the hot side. our son, wife and grand kids are going in July so we thought it would be a good chance to meet them down there. have a little holiday together and get a chance to see how it is to drive down there at the same time. in our home town by lake superior, a hot day is 20c .lol
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Old 03-22-2014, 10:21 PM   #26
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we recently stayed at Las Vegas RV resort, nice warm hot tub, also Sams Town looked nice. both on east side of Vegas.

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