At Hammer Travel, we work tirelessly to provide our travelers with a wide variety of unique destinations, so that everyone can find the perfect travel opportunity they’ve been after. While our trips come in all shapes and sizes, our travel principle stays the same: To provide a kind, respectful, safe environment that consistently promotes fun and learning.
We are excited to provide thrilling destinations throughout the Midwest, as well as across the country. Whether you’re after an autumn road trip to see the foliage in Duluth, Minnesota or a sun-filled vacation in southern California, we’ll take you there. Explore our destinations below to learn more about our trips for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
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Badlands & Mount Rushmore | June 10 – 14, 2019
Registration for this trip is closed. Please call Hammer Travel for options. 952-277-2461
Wisconsin Dells | June 17 – 19, 2019
Vikings Training Camp | TBD
Green Bay Packers Training Camp | TBD
Did you know the current waiting list for season tickets is 40 years?
Alaskan Cruise | August 15 – 23, 2019
Registration for this trip is closed. Please call Hammer Travel for options.
All Things Hershey | August 19 – 23, 2019
Branson Road Trip | September 16 – 21, 2019
Did you know that Branson has the world's largest toy museum?
Duluth Fall Colors | September 23 – 25, 2019
NASCAR Charlotte | September 27 – October 1, 2019
Did you know that during a race a NASCAR driver can lose as much as 10 pounds from body sweat? They must stay hydrated or they can lose their ability to focus.
Grand Canyon by Rail | September 30 – October 4, 2019
Did you know that the Grand Canyon is around 6000 feet deep?
Old West Getaway | September 30 – October 3, 2019
Did you know that a new person to the Old West was called a tenderfoot, pilgrim, or greenhorn?
Texas State Fair | October 7 – 11, 2019
Did you know that The Texas Star is the tallest Ferris wheel in the Southwestern United States?
Hollywood Movie Madness | Oct. 14 – 18, 2019
Did you know that there are 17 fictional celebrities with Walk of Fame stars? They include: Mickey Mouse, Bugs Bunny, Snow White, Woody Woodpecker, Big Bird, The Simpsons, Rugrats, Kermit the Frog, Donald Duck, Godzilla, Winnie the Pooh, The Munchkins, Shrek, Tinker Bell, The Muppets, Snoopy and Minnie Mouse.
Disney’s Halloween Magic | October 21 – 25, 2019
Did you know that 2019 will mark 25 fantastically fun years of Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party?
MN Wild Weekend | TBD
Did you know that the first retired jersey of the Minnesota Wild was the #1 jersey, in honor of the fans?
Orlando Dolphin Encounter | November 8 – 12, 2019
Did you know that dolphins communicate with each other by clicking, whistling and other sounds?
Dollywood Delight | November 18 – November 22, 2019
Did you know the park wasn't always called Dollywood? It originally opened in 1961 as a small tourist attraction called Rebel Railroad.
Disney Cruise and Magic Kingdom | December 4 – 9, 2019
Bentleyville Christmas | December 9 – 11, 2019
Did you know that Bentleyville was created by MN resident Nick Bentley?
Hawaii | January 7 – 13, 2020
Did you know that Hawaii is the only state in the United States that grows coffee?
Complete Universal Studios | January 27 – 31, 2020
Did you know that legendary movie director Steven Spielberg makes an appearance in Men in Black: Alien Attack, wearing a Jurassic Park baseball cap and reading a newspaper? When shot, the figure lowers the newspaper to reveal a triple-headed alien.
Disney Extravaganza | February 3 – 7, 2020
Did you know that when Disney's Magic Kingdom Park first opened its doors on October 1, 1971, adult admission cost $3.50?
Arizona’s Old West | February 17 – 21, 2020
Did you know that the age of a saguaro cactus is determined by its height?
San Antonio | February 24 – 28, 2020
Did you know that the San Antonio River Walk spans more than 15 miles?
Florida Spring Training | March 2 – 6, 2020
Did you know the the “T.C” from the Mascot TC Bear stands for Twin Cities? This is also why the team is called the Twins – for the twin cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul.
Florida Beach Vacation with Safari | March 9 – 13, 2020
Did you know that the Bird Gardens is a free flight aviary that has over 500 tropical birds from around the world flying all around inside?
Great Wolf Lodge & MOA | March 30 – April 1, 2020
Did you know the Mall of America has a gross area of 4,870,000 sq ft or 96.4 acres, enough to fit seven Yankee Stadiums inside?
Disney World / Cruise | April 22 – 27, 2020
Did you know that Disney is the only cruise line to feature films the same day they premiere on land?
Cancun, Mexico | April 27 – May 1, 2020
Did you know that you won't burn your feet on the sand in Cancun? The 14 miles of shimmering white sands found in this stunning city are actually made of crushed coral, meaning it will naturally feel cool underneath bare feet - despite however hot the weather!
Detroit, MI | May 4 – 8, 2020
Did you know that in 1878 Henry Ford built his first steam engine, at age 15?
New York City | May 11 – May 15, 2020
Did you know that the Statue of Liberty was delivered in 350 pieces?
Nashville’s Best | May 18 – 22, 2020
Did you know that Nashville was founded on Christmas Eve 1779?
Spa Getaway | May 27 – May 29, 2020
Did you know, the nails of the hand you use more grow faster? For righties, that is the right hand and for lefties – the left.