–Tuesday, May 10: Portland to Las Vegas, Nevada
–Wednesday, May 11: Las Vegas to Hoover Dam, Williams Arizona (AZ), and the Grand Canyon for a quick look around sunset.
–Thursday, May 12: Grand Canyon Hike on Bright Angel Trail into the canyon. Off to Sedona, Arizona.
–Friday, May 13: Hike Doe Mountain in Sedona AZ and then drive to Blythe, California.
–Saturday, May 14: Blythe to Joshua Tree National Park to climb Ryan Mountain and then a 2-hour drive to my brother Rob's home in Southern California's Newport Beach for sun, fun, and a hot tub (and a nap for the old guy).
–Sunday, May 15: Hanging out in Southern California.
–Monday, May 16: A little more Southern California comfort and then off to Las Vegas for a walk around Sin City.
–Tuesday, May 17: Las Vegas to Newark NJ to Portland, Maine, landing at 6:18 pm. Home to Rumford by 8:30pm