June 2009
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Dear Sandy,

We know you've been good - pinching your pennies all year. But if you're worst habit is the outdoors, don't resist the urge to get out and play! Travel Experiences are truly priceless.

Feel the wind on your back
Watch the eagles soaring
Smell the salty sea
Hear the seals barking, and
Taste the wines, coffees and wild salmon of Washington!

Get outside and play with Adventure Associates
The Best in the Northwest!

Join us for a weekend getaway on a sea kayaking adventure in the San Juan Islands. Or start saving for your biggest adventure yet - maybe your dream trip is an East Africa Safari or a cultural journey through Bhutan. Join an all women tour in the Galapagos Islands, Copper Canyon, Mexico, Yellowstone and many more.

Our trips are your travel dreams...Call today!

Sandy Braun, Director

Sea Kayaking
San Juan Islands, WA
Calm Waters

All trips run May - September 2009 unless noted

June is Orca Whale Month! Book today to see the Orca Whales in their natural habitat.

Island hopping, fantastic sunsets, great camaraderie and a great introduction to sea kayaking!

3-Day Sea Kayak Expedition
Women Only Dates:
June 29-July 1; July: 20-22; August 3-5, 2009 $549

3-Day Kayak Expedition (COED)
Coed Dates:
May-Sept. Every Fri-Tues and Tues-Thurs, 2009 $549

Custom Departures $470+
Call for a custom quote on your choice of travel dates, expedition, lodging or camping. Fully-guided and all gear supplied. Great for groups of friends and family!

Trip of the Month
Copper Canyon, Mexico Explorations
Rim View

Recognized by National Geographic Adventure Magazine as a Best Outfitter trip for 2009! Ride the world-famous Chihuahua al Pacifico Railway, enjoy nature walks along the canyon floor, explore charming and remote indigenous settlements, and discover the "Lost Cathedral" of Satevo. Overnight camping trek and lodges in historic Mexican villas! Coed and All Women tour departures.
$1475 Oct 23 - Nov 1, 2009 TREK & Rail Details...
$1925 Oct 23 - Nov 1, 2009 LODGE & Rail Details...

Classic Journeys
Escape to Bhutan - $400 OFF!
Tiger's Nest

$400 OFF! Journey to the "Dragon Kingdom," one of the extraordinary countries of the Himalayas. Learn Bhutan's customs and traditions by visiting traditional farmhouses adorned with prayer flags, attending celebration festivals, and hiking Bhutan through breathtaking bamboo and pine forests!
$3895 Oct 31 - Nov 17, 2009 Trip Details...

East Africa: Cultural & Wildlife Safari for Women
Martha's Maasai friends

Custom Safaris available year round - call for details!
With 21 years' experience in East Africa, we know how to do it! 10 unbeatable days spent in Africa's premiere game parks - viewing The Top Five land mammals and engaging in traditional African tribal cultures: the Maasai, the nomadic Hadzabe and the Tatog. Genuine interactions with our Tanzanian friends, and the best wildlife on the planet! $4199
July 2-12; July 16-26; July 30 - Aug 9; Aug 27 - Sept 6, 2009
Safari details...

Optional Extensions include:
Rwanda Gorilla Trek
Tropical Zanzibar

Galapagos Wildlife Cruise - $400 OFF
Galapagos Women Cruise

Sail aboard a 20-person Hybrid or Carbon Neutral yacht for an unforgettable wildlife expedition through one of the most diverse and stunningly beautiful marine environments in the world! Daily snorkeling, hiking, kayaking and shore excursions with expert naturalists. Starts at $3450

Women Only: Nov 28 - Dec 7, 2009: $300 OFF!
Coed: Aug 29 - Sept 7; Sept 5 -14; 12-21; 19-28; Sept 26-Oct 5, 2009: $400 OFF!

Year Round Cruises Also Available: Click here for Details

Package includes: $400 Discount, 8-Day cruise, 2 nights hotel (B&B), in-country flight, airport transfers and Park entrance fees.

Optional extensions: Amazon Jungle Lodge or a spectacular Rainforest River Cruise!

2010 Preview
Plan your adventures in advance!

Yellowstone Winter Ski Safari for Women

Yellowstone Skiiers

Limited to 8 women!
Cross-country skiing in the wildlife paradise of Yellowstone Park at the heart of winter: Enjoy escorted skiing through this unique ecosystem of snowscapes, hot pools, steaming geysers, frozen waterfalls, wolves, moose, elk, bison, eagles!
$1599: Feb 13 - 20, 2010
Trip Details...

Sea of Cortez: Baja Sea Kayaking
Baja Mexico View

A warm water paradise awaits you sea kayaking in the Sea of Cortez: snorkeling in colorful tidal pools, viewing playful dolphins, relaxing under the desert sun in the shadow of giant cacti, and sharing a campfire with panga fishermen.
$1045 - $1195
October 2009 - May 2010
Trip Details...

New Zealand: South Island Active Adventure
New Zealand Rainbow Valley

Experience the stunning South Island by hiking through National Parks and glaciers, kayaking Milford Sound and bicycling rural roadways! Lodges and rustic secluded accommodations, all with fantastic guides and wonderful camaraderie. $3399 +tax
Year Round Coed Departures
Optional North Island Extension
$4199: Feb 26 - Mar 13, 2010 Women Only

Join Us - Our trips are your travel dreams!

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