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Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
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EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. 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.
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Terry Lubbers Mar 30, 2015 at 12:10 PM

I am interested in this trip (any of the dates). I am wondering if anyone is driving from the Eugene area to Florence--I will be flying into the Eugene airport. I am looking for a ride and will share costs. My email is tmlubbers@comcast.net

Wanda Meck Jul 23, 2014 at 08:05 PM

I'm doing this trip beginning July 28. I will arrive at the Portland airport at 12:30 pm on July 28. I will be picking up a rental car and would love to have company and some help with the cost for the ride to Florence, OR. I could pick people up at the airport in Eugene on the way to Florence. I can also transport people to the airport in Eugene (or Portland) on Aug. 2 when the trip ends for a minimum fee. My email is wlmeck@hotmail.com.

Linda Bjork Jul 12, 2013 at 02:05 AM

Know that this trip is organized by coastal journeys unlimited and not really organized by road scholar.
Linda Apr 10, 2015 at 07:26 PM

is that a problem? have you been on this trip? what is the group size?
Linda Bjork Apr 10, 2015 at 08:47 PM

Yes, it was very boring and the tour operator was not educationally oriented. There were no evening activities, excpet to go to the casino. We had no car - so I chose to just watch TV. The hotel was terrible. Without a car we felt stranded. It was the worst vacation I've ever been on. We will not go on another trip with Road Scholar.

Nancy Jul 03, 2013 at 04:01 PM

I'm going on this trip beginning 7/7/13 and will be driving from Medford, OR on 7/7/13 to Coos Bay. If anyone needs a ride, I'm happy to connect with you and see what we can work out.

Eileen Mast Jul 22, 2012 at 10:51 AM

I am thinking about going on this trip and would love
to have a companion on the ride from Portland. Are you
interested in touring Portland also?

Krishna Samantrai Jul 16, 2012 at 10:25 AM

Is anybody in this program (Aug.19-24) driving from Portland? I am looking for a ride and would be glad to share the cost.

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