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MOUNT RUSHMORE, SOUTH DAKOTA

Mount Rushmore, Black Hills and Badlands: An Active Discovery

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ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
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. 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.
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Fredda Seidenbaum Sep 17, 2014 at 12:03 AM

I may skip the bike ride and meet the group in Hill City. If anyone else is doing the same and wants to share an early trip to Hill City with me, please let me know. I'm looking forward to meeting everyone next week.


craig johnston Sep 15, 2014 at 10:32 AM

Rosemary. Our return flight is scheduled to depart Rapid City at 10:04 a.m. on Sept 30th. Craig
Rosemary Anderson Sep 16, 2014 at 07:00 PM

There is another person in our group leaving at that time also - I will go with the group and just be early for my flight - Pick up time will be 7:50 am.


craig johnston Sep 15, 2014 at 07:55 AM

Hi Rosemary, Renate and I will be flying on Delta Flight #4699 out of Philadelphia. We are scheduled to arrive in Rapid City on Sept 24th at 12:03 pm. We're looking forward to the trip to. First Road Scholar adventure for us. Thanks Craig
Rosemary Anderson Sep 15, 2014 at 09:35 AM

Hello Craig - Same airline that makes it easy- I will call and change the time as I get in a little earlier than the two of you, what time do you fly out on the 30th? I could book our return as well. Rosemary


craig johnston Sep 09, 2014 at 09:28 PM

Hi rosemary! I noticed my reply from my phone never came through to you. Is it too late to share a shuttle with you and are you still willing to
Make the arrangements? Let us know $$$ amount, ok?... Thanks!
Rosemary Anderson Sep 14, 2014 at 11:51 AM

Hello Criag - I jsut called the Shuttle and made the reservation - no need for money up front - it shoudl be $23 each cash the day we arrive. What airlines are you flying in on and from where? I am flying Delta from CA. I am really looking forward to this trip! Rosemary
Rosemary Anderson Sep 14, 2014 at 11:52 AM

where is spell check when you need it? terrible typist.


Mila Dunbar Sep 01, 2014 at 05:23 PM

We're arriving 9/10 at about 11:30am - anyone else at the airport at that time?


Mila Dunbar Aug 21, 2014 at 05:04 PM

Rosemary, are you arriving on the 24th or the 10th of September?
Rosemary Anderson Aug 21, 2014 at 06:21 PM

Sorry Mila I jsut now noticed that you had said the 10th - I am arriving on the 24th.


Mila Dunbar Aug 19, 2014 at 12:14 PM

Hello all - my husband and I are arriving Sept 10th at 11:20 and would be happy to share the shuttle. This will be our first RS trip!
Rosemary Anderson Aug 20, 2014 at 08:19 PM

Hello Mila, another couple contacted me as well - it looks like there are 5 of us that arrive at the same time. I am happy to contat the Sutlle company to make the arrangement s - they only take cash the day or service- does that sound okay to you? This is my first trip as well - really looking forward to it!


Renate Johnston Aug 18, 2014 at 09:24 PM

Hi Rosemary! My husband and I are arriving and leaving at about the same times that you are. Could we talk about sharing a shuttle from the airport?
Rosemary Anderson Aug 20, 2014 at 08:18 PM

Hello Renate - another couple contacted me as well - it looks like there are 5 of us that arrive at the same time. I am happy to contat the Sutlle company to make the arrangement s - they only take cash the day or serivce- does that soudn okay to you?
Rosemary Anderson Aug 21, 2014 at 06:23 PM

Renate- I was mistaken about the other couple they are arriving on Sept. 10 - Do you and your husband want to share on the 24th and the 30th?


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6 nights of accommodations
16 meals: 6 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 6 dinners
4 Expert-led lectures
11 Field trips
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