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Program #2524RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Elevation Note
8606 to 11,835 feet. Program is physically active. Please note the enclosed handout on altitude

Equipment Requirements
Good walking hiking shoes, clothing layers and outer layer for warm sunny days to cool, breezy days with thunder showers, water bottle, daypack

Itinerary for Jun 23 — Jun 28, 2013

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Type: Lodge

Description: See below webpage

Contact info:
300 Carriage Way
Snowmass Village, CO 81615 USA
phone: 800-922-7242
web: www.stonebridgeinn.com

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Call hotel
Reserve directly with the hotel

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day One: Sunday, June 23 - Check-in, Welcome and Orientation
Note: Accommodations are in the conveniently located Stonebridge Inn, double occupancy rooms with private bath. Check-in is on Sunday at the Hotel Lobby from 3:00 - 5:00 pm. Road Scholar Orientation begins at 5:00 sharp. The Hotel has a large heated swimming pool and spa, use of which is included in the Program.

Afternoon: 5:00 PM - We will have an informative overview of the program to come plus an opportunity to talk with program staff and your fellow participants during an introductory “get-acquainted” session.

Dinner: Buffet dinner at Stonebridge Inn. Meals: Breakfasts will be at the Stonebridge Inn and is a hot buffet, Lunches will be provided either as a Box Lunch or Restaurant meal depending upon activities. Dinners will be in restaurants or catered in the hotel. One dinner is on your own to explore the Snowmass Village cuisine. The Program ends after breakfast on Friday.

Evening: Important program information will be continued.

Lodging: The Stonebridge Inn

Meals Included: Dinner
Type: Lodge

Description: See below webpage

Contact info:
300 Carriage Way
Snowmass Village, CO 81615 USA
phone: 800-922-7242
web: www.stonebridgeinn.com

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Call hotel
Reserve directly with the hotel

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Two: Monday, June 24 - Silver mine tour and Aspen Environmental Learning...
Breakfast: Breakfast buffet Stonebridge Inn

Morning: NOTE: All activities in this daily itinerary are subject to change due to group needs and weather. Activities such as mine trip, raft trip will occur although the day may change from this itinerary. Discover the mining heritage of Aspen with an exciting trip underground to a working silver mine.

Lunch: Box lunch

Afternoon: Travel to Maroon Bells Lake for a hike around the lake with a naturalist.

Dinner: Buffet at Stonebridge Inn

Evening: Free time to enjoy the swimming pool at the hotel.

Lodging: The Stonebridge Inn

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Lodge

Description: See below webpage

Contact info:
300 Carriage Way
Snowmass Village, CO 81615 USA
phone: 800-922-7242
web: www.stonebridgeinn.com

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Call hotel
Reserve directly with the hotel

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Three: Tuesday, June 25 - Hike above treeline; Visit to Mammoth and Bison D...
Breakfast: Breakfast buffet Stonebridge Inn

Morning: Ride up the Snowmass Ski Area gondola and then hike above treeline amongst fields of wildflowers. Learn about and experience the natural history of the area.

Lunch: Box lunch

Afternoon: Continue morning hike.

Dinner: Dinner on own and time to explore Snaowmass Village.

Evening: Free to enjoy the swimming pool or walk around Snowmass Village

Lodging: The Stonebridge Inn

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch
Type: Lodge

Description: See below webpage

Contact info:
300 Carriage Way
Snowmass Village, CO 81615 USA
phone: 800-922-7242
web: www.stonebridgeinn.com

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Call hotel
Reserve directly with the hotel

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Four: Wednesday, June 26 - Glenwood Springs Hot Springs, Waterslide and Glen...
Breakfast: Breakfast buffet Stonebridge Inn

Morning: Enjoy a day in the nearby town of Glenwood Springs with its famous hot springs pool and waterslide plus travel by cable car to discover the historic Glenwood Caverns descending into its fairylike limestone formations.

Lunch: Box lunch

Afternoon: Morning activities continue

Dinner: Dinner will be a BBQ at the Rodeo

Evening: Attend the Snowmass Rodeo

Lodging: The Stonebridge Inn

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Lodge

Description: See below webpage

Contact info:
300 Carriage Way
Snowmass Village, CO 81615 USA
phone: 800-922-7242
web: www.stonebridgeinn.com

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Call hotel
Reserve directly with the hotel

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Five: Thursday, June 27 - Raft Trip on the Roaring Fork River
Breakfast: Breakfast buffet Stonebridge Inn

Morning: Raft depending on water levels, the Roaring Fork or Colorado River with naturalists floating through canyons, and wildlife-birding habitats.

Lunch: Box lunch

Afternoon: Continue raft trip, afterwards afternoon activities consisting of separate youth and adult challenge games plus joint activities.

Dinner: Buffet Stonebridge Inn

Evening: Special evening closing activity

Lodging: The Stonebridge Inn

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day Six: Friday, June 28 - Departure after breakfast-check out from Hotel by...
Depart From: Independent departures after breakfast

Breakfast: Breakfast buffet Stonebridge Inn

Meals Included: Breakfast

Important information about your itinerary:
Please know that while we do everything we can to finalize all aspects of our programs well in advance, there are logistics that occasionally must be altered. Our website will reflect the most recent information, and we are committed to providing you with final program details no later than eight weeks prior to the start of programs outside the U.S. and three weeks prior to the start of programs within the U.S. If you ever have questions about your program, please don't hesitate to contact us and we will be happy to assist you.
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5 nights of accommodations
13 meals: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4 dinners
6 Expert-led lectures
8 Field trips

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