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A Virginia Sampler: Exploring Blue Ridge Mountain Historical Sites

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ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy (Variable by Program Date)
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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Max Truman Jul 27, 2014 at 09:56 PM

My wife Lillian and I will be coming from California to attend this program and the one at Pigeon Forge during the previous week. We are looking forward to both programs.

Brenda Starnes Oct 01, 2013 at 06:26 PM

Anyone going on the 10/6/13 trip? We will be coming from Nashville.

Mary Lee Gunn Jun 19, 2010 at 12:49 PM

Would love to hear from others also planning to go on this adventure!

Mary Lee Gunn Jun 19, 2010 at 12:47 PM

Would love to hear from others also planning to go on this adventure!

Kay Jones Sep 04, 2009 at 05:10 PM

Anyone going on this program? My friend, Judie and I are. We live in West Palm Beach Florida. So we are looking forward to see some trees/mountains and hopefully fall foliage.
Richard Kreisel Sep 18, 2012 at 03:05 PM

Laurwel & i just signed up for VA Sampler recently. But we are looking forward to a week in the mountains in mid-October. It should be spectacular.
Elizabeth Wanderer Mar 17, 2015 at 05:33 PM

Looking forward to attending program March-April 2015. Coming from another historical area, Valley Forge, PA
Nancy Applegate Mar 23, 2015 at 01:40 PM

I'll be there, traveling solo. Have you done any of the suggested readings?

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5 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
11 Expert-led lectures
6 Field trips
1 Hands-on experiences
4 Performances


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