Head Out Program

Our popular Head-out Program, better known as HOP, includes excursions with fellow RVers that target unique locations, special events and theme-related activities to create fun-filled and memorable adventures. Past HOPs were centered around the Rose Parade and the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta, while others featured cruises to explore Alaska, Cuba and the Panama Canal, or white-water rafting and ATV riding. The Club does all of the work—planning the itinerary; making reservations for campgrounds, restaurants and tours; and organizing many of the meals. All you do is register, then show up!

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Hawaii Islands – Kilauea Volcano Cruise HOP

February 20 - March 9

Location: Hawaii Join us for this fantastic 17-night round trip cruise out of San Diego and enjoy seeing the beautiful Hawaiian Islands aboard Holland America’s Ms. Eurodam.These islands have crystal clear ocean waters, pristine beaches, beautiful flowers and breathtaking natural beauty.Once onboard, the ship will provide activities, entertainment and incredible food. There will also be socials, for the HOP attendees, during the days at sea.The ship offers a wide array of excursions to fit your lifestyle in each port-of-call. Tours…

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Mardi Gras HOP

March 1 - March 6
New Orleans, New Orleans, LA United States

Location: New Orleans, LA Called “The Big Easy,” New Orleans is a melting pot of music, food and culture, and is one of the most fascinating cities in the United States. New Orleans is rich in history and is known for its many festive Mardi Gras parades.Getting into the Mardi Gras spirit, the HOP will start with a meet-and-greet social, a wonderful welcome dinner with a yummy, traditional King Cake for desert.What’s better than being above Bourbon Street during Mardi…

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Guns and Ammo HOP

March 22
Southeast Regional Park Shooting Range, 11296 S. Harrison Road
Tucson, Arizona 85747 United States

Location: Tucson, AZ After a busy week at Escapade, let’s get together for a fun, friendly shooting competition!  This HOP will give you the opportunity to participate in safe gun-handling skills, in a competitive, yet friendly, environment.There will be two classes of competitions revolver and semi-auto.You may choose revolver, semi-auto, or both. A prize will be presented to the best shooter in each of these two competitions. In the event of a tie, a coin flip will decide the best…

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Tucson and the Wild West HOP

March 22

Location: Tucson, AZ After a busy week at Escapade, you might consider an enjoyable and relaxing HOP. Let us do the driving, while you sit back, relax and enjoy!Board a luxury coach with a local, fun and knowledgeable tour guide. Enjoy scenic views of the beautiful countryside of mountains and deserts, while learning about the rich western heritage of Tucson and the surrounding area.HOPs are fun and exciting, especially when shared with other Escapees!On this excursion: Enjoy a scenic drive…

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Panama Canal Cruise HOP

April 10 - April 21

Location: Panama Canal Cruise What a magnificent time you are going to have on this cruise!Setting sail from Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, you will have an opportunity to experience the Panama Canal aboard the luxurious comfort of Holland America’s ship, Ms. Zuiderdam.You will certainly enjoy going through the locks in the canal and, coupled with the wonderful shore excursions the ship has to offer, you are certain to have a lifetime of memories.Excursions are the best way to enjoy the magnificent…

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Moab Outdoor Adventure HOP
(Head Out Program)

May 29 - June 3
Moab, UT, Moab, UT 84532 United States

Location: Moab, Utah If you love outdoor adventure, then this HOP is for you! Moab, Utah is a perfect climate for outdoor events and Escapees has an exciting, action-packed outdoor adventure awaiting your arrival.Several days will be filled with 4x4 runs, while exploring the beautiful Moab area with your HOP hosts. Pictures courtesy of Steve Krasovetz Pictures courtesy of Steve Krasovetz  An all-day rafting trip will bring you fun and adventure, as you experience breathtaking views of the canyon scenery. The…

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Oshkosh Air Show HOP

July 21 - July 28
Oshkosh, Wisconsin, United States

Location: Oshkosh, Wisconsin Enjoy the greatest aviation celebration of historical, vintage, commercial and military aircraft in existence!If you are a history buff or an aircraft enthusiast, join us on this HOP for the most amazing aviation attractions assembled in one location.With 10,000 aircraft, from 80 different countries, and 550,000 people in attendance, this makes the EAA (Experimental Aircraft Association) AirVenture, in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, America’s ultimate air show.During this seven-day event, there are countless daily and nightly activities in which you…

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Alaska Cruise HOP

August 4 - August 11

Location: Canada – Alaska Cruise HOP Travel with us to the 49th State and experience the magic that only Alaska can offer, on this spectacular 7-day, round-trip cruise, on Holland America’s, Ms. Oosterdam.Travel with us to the 49th State and experience the magic that only Alaska can offer, on this spectacular 7-day, round-trip cruise, on Holland America’s, Ms. Oosterdam.Witness lush rainforests, colossal mountains and salmon making their way upstream in the clear river streams, with bear and moose roaming freely…

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Jekyll Island Outdoor HOP
(Head Out Program)

September 23 - September 27

Location: Jekyll Island, GA Once known as the playground of the rich and famous, with families such as the Morgans, Pulitzers, Rockefellers, Vanderbilts, and the Goodyears, is now opened for everyone to enjoy.Experience the stunning sunsets and sunrises on this beautiful southern coastal island, well-known for its beauty, historical buildings, and from its many relics of the Civil War. Admire the marsh grasslands, home to many types of wildlife and the inspiration for the sentiments penned by Sidney Lanier, a…

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Balloon Fiesta HOP 2019
(Head Out Program)

October 4 - October 13
Albuquerque International Balloon Fiest, 5000 Balloon Fiesta Pkwy NE
Albuquerque, NM 87113 United States

Option #1: October 4-9, 2019Option #2: October 9-13, 2019Option #3: October 4-13, 2019 Location: Albuquerque, NM Balloons, balloons and more balloons!If this world premiere event is on your bucket list, then join SKP friends for the annual Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta.Each morning as dawn breaks over the majestic Sandia Mountains, the skies will be filled with 600 bright, beautiful and palatial hot-air balloons from all over the world.From its modest beginnings in 1972, the Balloon Fiesta has grown into the…

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