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Grace Alumni Plan Rockies, Diamond Tours

Feb 23, 2005

A Canadian Rockies Tour is being conducted especially for Grace College and Seminary alumni the dates of June 18-25, 2005.

To include Edmonton, Fort Edmonton Park, West Edmonton Mall, Jasper, Columbia Icefields, Lake Louise, Banff, and Calgary, the trip will include eight days and 11 meals and will cover a route first used in the 1800s by fur traders.

A special feature will be a drive through the incredible Icefields Parkway, which parallels the Great Divide and provides some of the most dramatic vistas of snow-capped mountains in all of North America. At the Columbia Icefields, a dramatic 200-square-mile stretch of land filled with glaciers, participants will have opportunity to ride across a 1,000-foot-thick glacier.

Cost is $1,999 per person (2 to a room), or $2,599 for one person to a room. Contact the Grace Alumni Services office for a complete brochure or more details. E-mail, phone 1-866-448-3472, or log onto the alumni section of the Grace website at

Also available to Grace alumni this summer will be the “2005 Diamond Series Tour” of major league baseball games and parks in Milwaukee, Cincinnati, Philadelphia, and Arizona.

Parks include Bank One Ballpark (Padres at Diamondbacks, 6:40 p.m.) on April 23; Miller Park (Twins at Brewers, 6:05 p.m.) on June 25; Great American Ballpark (Brewers at Reds, 7:10 p.m.) on July 22; and Citizens Bank Park (Brewers at Phillies, 7:05 p.m.) on August 5.

For more details and to register online go to or contact the alumni office at or call 1-866-448-3472.
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