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While all of our learning adventures offer extraordinary value, our "Best Value" programs were rated by our participants themselves who thought their dollar went particularly far.
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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Judith Wenberg Feb 06, 2016 at 06:29 PM

I have reservations for July 10-15 for my 10-year-old granddaughter and me. We are coming from central PA and would be interested in car pooling.

Mary Patton Jul 28, 2015 at 02:40 PM

This is my first Road Scholar program. I am bringing my 5-yo grandson and 7-yo granddaughter. We are traveling from Columbia, MD
Mary Patton Jul 28, 2015 at 03:59 PM

Susan Cinquegrana May 23, 2015 at 02:39 PM

Hi Brenda and Karen my husband and I are bringing our five and six year old grandson and granddaughter with us on 8/2 We have done other programs with adults but are excited to start bringing grandchildren. program sounds excellent. We will be driving from Northern NJ and really look forward to a fun week. Susan Cinquegrana

Brenda Fisher Mar 03, 2015 at 11:39 AM

I just enrolled myself and two grandkids, ages 6 & 8 for the August 2, 2015 session. I am so excited as this is my first experience with Road Scholar and am optimistic that it will be a full, fun filled week with them. We live in VA so not far to travel which is a real plus for me! Hope to hear soon from others attending this week.
Karen Zimmerman May 15, 2015 at 04:32 AM

I have enrolled with my 8 year old granddaughter for Aug. 2

Mary Frost Jan 29, 2015 at 05:29 PM

I attended last summer with my 12-year-old (rather mature) granddaughter. She had a great time both relating to the older and younger participants. If your granddaughter relates well with all ages she would have a great time. The program has content very suitable for the teenager.

Euthecia Hancewicz Jan 29, 2015 at 05:16 PM

I am concerned that this program might be too "young" for my 15 year old high school freshman granddaughter. Does anyone have experience with this program and that age granddaughter?

Mary Frost Jul 07, 2014 at 09:13 AM

I am attending the July week with my 12-year-old granddaughter. We are driving from Western New York.

Sharon Stewart Jun 19, 2014 at 05:28 PM

Hi, Lori and Lynda. I am attending with my 10 year old grandson. We are both from Maryland's Western Shore. See you there.

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5 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
3 Expert-led lectures
6 Field trips
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