Travel Programs

Explore New Destinations and Create Lasting Memories

🌍 Join Us on Exciting Adventures and Discover the World Together! 🌍

At the Westlake Recreation Department, our Travel Pathway program is designed for those who love to explore, learn, and experience new places. Whether it's day trips to fascinating local sites or longer journeys to distant destinations, our travel programs offer a variety of adventures that cater to the wanderlust in everyone.

Upcoming Travel Opportunities:

  • Westlake Day Trips with JKL Tours: Stay tuned for our planned adventures and road trips, currently under construction for the upcoming year. These day trips are perfect for those looking to explore nearby attractions and enjoy a day of fun and discovery.
  • 2024 Overnight Trips Presented by Wendt Touring: Mark your calendars for our 2024 Tour Presentation on Monday, November 20 at 1:15 pm, where we will showcase our exciting tour brochures for the year ahead. All are welcome to join and learn more about these fantastic travel opportunities.
  • Featured Trip - New Orleans Fiesta: Immerse yourself in the vibrant culture of New Orleans from April 20 to 26, 2024. This 7-day motor coach tour will take you through the iconic French Quarter, Bourbon Street, Jackson Square, St. Louis Cathedral, the Riverwalk, and a Mississippi River Cruise.

Why Join Our Travel Programs?

  • Diverse Destinations: From local gems to national landmarks, our trips cover a wide range of fascinating destinations.
  • Community and Friendship: Travel with a group of like-minded individuals and form new friendships along the way.
  • Hassle-Free Planning: We take care of the planning and logistics, so you can relax and enjoy the journey.
  • Educational and Fun: Our trips are not just about sightseeing; they're about learning, experiencing new cultures, and creating memories.

Embark on Your Next Adventure

Ready for your next travel adventure? Join our Travel Pathway program and explore the world with the Westlake Recreation Department. For more information about our upcoming trips and to reserve your spot, visit Wendt website.

New Orleans Fiesta - Springtime Down South (by motor coach). 7 days April 20 - 26, 2024 

French Quarter, Bourbon St., Jackson Square, St. Louis Cathedral, Riverwalk, Mississippi River Cruise, Bellingrath Gardens, Memphis, Elvis Presleys Graceland, Kentucky Bourbon Trail, Gulf of Mexico, Nashville. Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee and more. Three nights in New Orleans. Tour Brochures now available. 

The Canadian Rockies (by air and motor coach). 6 days early Summer, June 23 - 28, 2024 

Banff National Park, Jasper National Park, Lake Louise, Columbia Ice Fields, Lake Minnewanka Boat Cruise, Valley of the Ten Peaks, Moraine Lake, Athabasca Glacier Snocoach Ride, Calgary. Stay all six days in Banff, Alberta at same hotel. 

Iceland Adventure (by air and motor coach). 8 days late Summer, September 1 - 8, 2024 

Reykjavik, The Blue Lagoon, Thingvellir National Park, Gullfoss Falls, Great Geysir Hot Spring, Borgarnes, 

Hallgrimskirkja Church, Snaefellsnes Peninsula, Lava Centre, Bay Cruise, Atlantic Ocean 

Maine and Vermont - Coastal New England Autumn (by motor coach). 7 days October 5 - 11, 2024 

Acadia National Park, Cadillac Mountain, Ogunquit, Portland, Scenic Highway 1, Mount Desert Island, 

Bar Harbor, Lobster Supper, Kennebunkport, Historic Bennington, New Hampshire, Atlantic Ocean.