Weekend Getaways

So much to see and so little time! On AOA’s weekend camping getaway trips you can experience the wonder of the national parks during an easy weekend escape.

Experience the best of Yosemite, Zion, Grand Canyon, or Joshua Tree National Park on a comfortable camping escape. These trips are great for families, couples, or groups of friends who want to hike and explore together.

Camping With AOA

AOA’s comfortable camping trips visit national parks and monuments and take care of all the details that can be so difficult to get right on your average camping trip by providing a comprehensive basecamp set-up with a full kitchen, fresh three-course meals prepared by your guides, cozy camp chairs, and options to rent our oversized tents, extra-thick sleeping pads, sleeping bags rated properly for the climate, and more. Tents and sleep set-up are optional rental items so you can choose to bring your own if you prefer, but we’re here to answer any questions you have about appropriate camping gear.

Which Trip is Right for Me?

If instagrammable landscapes and dramatic dark skies are what you’re after, read up on our Joshua Tree National Park Hiking Trip. This trip is available October – April.

When exploring canyons and lush creekbeds is your goal, a weekend in Zion National Park won’t disappoint. This trip is available April – October.

Seeking epic views this summer? Sign up for our Yosemite Valley Weekend trip and check the Sierra Nevada off your bucketlist.

Visit Grand Canyon without the crowds on our Weekend Hiking Trip at Grand Canyon’s North Rim. Family-friendly, cool summer temperatures up above 8,000ft elevation, and unforgettable memories.

The trips below are all great alternatives to the 3-day Havasupai Express or 4-Day Havasu Falls Escape.