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POTOSI, MISSOURI

Canoeing, Horses, Outdoor Exploration and Summer Fun with Your Grandchild

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Program #14633RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
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
Elevation ranges from 800 - 1,100 feet.

Itinerary for Jun 16 — Jun 21, 2013

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Type: Conference Center

Description: Trout Lodge is situated on a beautiful 360-acre lake surrounded by 5,000 acres of forested hills, on the fringe of the St. Francois Mountains.

Contact info:
13528 State Hwy AA
Potosi, MO 63664 USA
phone: 314-241-YMCA
web: www.ymcaoftheozarks.org

Room amenities: Lodge rooms have lake-view balconey, A/C and private bath. Cabins have bedroom, living room, private bath, 1 double and twin bunks, A/C, screened porch. Rooms and cabins do not have phones or TV's.

Facility amenities: Country store (gifts, souvenirs, snacks, t-shirts, etc.). Wondeful, varied meals at lodge.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $74 - 154 per person
Extra nights include three meals per day and many guest activities are free.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day One: Sunday, June 16 - Registration & Orientation
Note: www.ymcaoftheozarks.org/

Afternoon: Program registration table is set up by 2:00 PM; sleeping rooms not available for check-in until after 3:30 PM. Orientation to take place at 4:30 PM.

Dinner: Buffet style. Vegetarian options.

Evening: Walking tour of Trout Lodge and Camp Lakewood followed by Get to Know You Activities.

Lodging: YMCA Trout Lodge

Meals Included: Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: Trout Lodge is situated on a beautiful 360-acre lake surrounded by 5,000 acres of forested hills, on the fringe of the St. Francois Mountains.

Contact info:
13528 State Hwy AA
Potosi, MO 63664 USA
phone: 314-241-YMCA
web: www.ymcaoftheozarks.org

Room amenities: Lodge rooms have lake-view balconey, A/C and private bath. Cabins have bedroom, living room, private bath, 1 double and twin bunks, A/C, screened porch. Rooms and cabins do not have phones or TV's.

Facility amenities: Country store (gifts, souvenirs, snacks, t-shirts, etc.). Wondeful, varied meals at lodge.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $74 - 154 per person
Extra nights include three meals per day and many guest activities are free.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Two: Monday, June 17 - Elephant Rocks State Park
Note: mostateparks.com/park/elephant-rocks-state-park

Breakfast: Buffet style. Vegetarian options.

Morning: Learn about "Rocks and Minerals" ; bus trip to Elephant Rocks, a Missouri State Park. Additional information is available at www.mostateparks.com

Lunch: Picnic lunch.

Afternoon: Exploration at Elephant Rocks. Mini golf tourney.

Dinner: Buffet style. Vegetarian options.

Evening: Trout Lodge evening program by our Program Specialists/movie night. Night hike.

Lodging: YMCA Trout Lodge

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: Trout Lodge is situated on a beautiful 360-acre lake surrounded by 5,000 acres of forested hills, on the fringe of the St. Francois Mountains.

Contact info:
13528 State Hwy AA
Potosi, MO 63664 USA
phone: 314-241-YMCA
web: www.ymcaoftheozarks.org

Room amenities: Lodge rooms have lake-view balconey, A/C and private bath. Cabins have bedroom, living room, private bath, 1 double and twin bunks, A/C, screened porch. Rooms and cabins do not have phones or TV's.

Facility amenities: Country store (gifts, souvenirs, snacks, t-shirts, etc.). Wondeful, varied meals at lodge.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $74 - 154 per person
Extra nights include three meals per day and many guest activities are free.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Three: Tuesday, June 18 - Arena Ride/Pines Peak or Canoeing
Note: www.ymcaoftheozarks.org/activities

Breakfast: Buffet style. Vegetarian options.

Morning: What's In and Around the Water; followed by arena ride.

Lunch: Buffet style. Vegetarian options.

Afternoon: Half of the group to Pines Peak and other half to TL Boathouse to canoe with our certified canoe instructor.

Dinner: Buffet style. Vegetarian options.

Evening: "Shaping and Polishing Stones" by Have Rocks Will Travel. Karaoke Night.

Lodging: YMCA Trout Lodge

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: Trout Lodge is situated on a beautiful 360-acre lake surrounded by 5,000 acres of forested hills, on the fringe of the St. Francois Mountains.

Contact info:
13528 State Hwy AA
Potosi, MO 63664 USA
phone: 314-241-YMCA
web: www.ymcaoftheozarks.org

Room amenities: Lodge rooms have lake-view balconey, A/C and private bath. Cabins have bedroom, living room, private bath, 1 double and twin bunks, A/C, screened porch. Rooms and cabins do not have phones or TV's.

Facility amenities: Country store (gifts, souvenirs, snacks, t-shirts, etc.). Wondeful, varied meals at lodge.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $74 - 154 per person
Extra nights include three meals per day and many guest activities are free.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Four: Wednesday, June 19 - Float Trip
Note: www.bassresort.com/bassresort/canoeing.cfm

Breakfast: Buffet style. Vegetarian options.

Morning: Board bus for Float Trip.

Lunch: Lunch provided.

Afternoon: Float trip continued followed by free time.

Dinner: Buffet style. Vegetarian options.

Evening: Campfire with s'mores and camp song performed by our Trout Lodge program specialists.

Lodging: YMCA Trout Lodge

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: Trout Lodge is situated on a beautiful 360-acre lake surrounded by 5,000 acres of forested hills, on the fringe of the St. Francois Mountains.

Contact info:
13528 State Hwy AA
Potosi, MO 63664 USA
phone: 314-241-YMCA
web: www.ymcaoftheozarks.org

Room amenities: Lodge rooms have lake-view balconey, A/C and private bath. Cabins have bedroom, living room, private bath, 1 double and twin bunks, A/C, screened porch. Rooms and cabins do not have phones or TV's.

Facility amenities: Country store (gifts, souvenirs, snacks, t-shirts, etc.). Wondeful, varied meals at lodge.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $74 - 154 per person
Extra nights include three meals per day and many guest activities are free.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Five: Thursday, June 20 - Trail Ride/Pontoon Tour
Breakfast: Buffet style. Vegetarian options.

Morning: Shuttle to ranch for trail ride and cowboy camp.

Lunch: Buffet style. Vegetarian options.

Afternoon: Leather working. Fishing tourney at Boat House.

Dinner: Buffet style. Vegetarian options.

Evening: Game night - kids versus grandparents (Pictionary, Trivia, Jello checkers). Fireworks show.

Lodging: YMCA Trout Lodge

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day Six: Friday, June 21 - Hayride/Departure
Note: Check out is 11:30 am.

Breakfast:

Morning: Hayride.

Lunch: Departure is after lunch, however, check out must be completed by 11:30 AM. Time is allowed in the program schedule for early check out.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch


Free Time Opportunities


Potosi, MO
Fort Davidson Historic SiteHistoric Site
Potosi, MO Chamber of Commerce121 E High Street, Potosi, MO Phone: 573-438-4517
Washington State Park Indian PetroglyphsPetroglyphs

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.

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
5 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
3 Expert-led lectures
2 Field trips
4 Hands-on experiences
2 Performances

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4.8
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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