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Program #16188RJ
10 Days | 9 Nights
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Michelle Greenberg Aug 23, 2014 at 04:22 PM

Thanks Mary Ann and I look forward to meeting you and Jody. As it turns out, I decided to fly into Portland on Sept 18. So if anyone will be coming in a day early, and you'd like to meet up, please let me know. --Michelle


Mary Ann Beattie Aug 20, 2014 at 11:34 AM

My friend Jody and I will arrive on Sept. 19 early afternoon, so we won't be there to join you in the morning Michelle. We come from Kansas. Looking forward to the trip. A little concerned about the fires, but I assume the leaders will let us know of any changes or problems.


Michelle Greenberg Aug 11, 2014 at 10:38 AM

Hi, I'm on the Sept. 19 trip and will be arriving in the morning of the 19th. Is there anyone who would like to explore Portland before the start of the program in the evening?


Annette Jacobs Aug 08, 2014 at 06:57 PM

i will be arriving at the hotel on the 21stin the afternoon.
would anyone, who will be there as well, like to
share a ride into portland the morning of the 22nd to do some sightseeing?
annette jacobs


Rita Odegaard Aug 04, 2014 at 07:31 AM

I am leaving on Friday 8-8 from. ORD Chicago. Just went to the fire OR. Forestry web sites but I know nothing about the state of OR I haven't a clue where the fires are. I hope we can get some information from Roads Scholars
Patricia D'Alessandro Aug 04, 2014 at 11:32 PM

Rita, we fly out of Moline through Chicago. We are on the 12:07 flight out of O'Hare, what time do you leave?
Rita Odegaard Aug 05, 2014 at 06:26 PM

I am flying out of ORD at 10:15. Ian concerned about the fires,which I raised with Roads but haven't heard anything back.
Patricia D'Alessandro Aug 05, 2014 at 11:12 PM

I received this response from my request. We are closely monitoring wildfire activity along this program’s route. We watch for road closures and evacuation notices, and we have an alternate route planned. Our office stays ahead of the program and communicates with group leaders to update them when the program is underway.
Patricia D'Alessandro Aug 26, 2014 at 07:28 PM

Rita, I can't find my list with the email addresses. Is there any way you could get a copy to me? I've got some pictures to share.


Patricia D'Alessandro Aug 03, 2014 at 11:32 PM

We are leaving this Friday for our trip. Does anyone know if the wildfires are close to where we are going to be?
Rodney Hoffman Aug 04, 2014 at 12:23 AM

(I was on this trip last year.) Maybe in the SW corner of the state. These seem authoritative webpages to follow: (1) (map) http://www.nwccweb.us/information/firemap.aspx and (2) (text) http://wildfireoregondeptofforestry.blogspot.com/


Nina Klippel Jun 27, 2014 at 05:45 PM

I'm hoping to make contact with folks on this trip starting July 4, 2014 - especially other women travelling alone.
See you in Portland! Nina Klippel


Rodney Hoffman Jul 02, 2013 at 11:56 PM

I'll be on the trip that begins Aug. 23, 2013. I hope to spend 1 or 2 extra days in Portland before or after. I'm interested in meeting others who will be on the trip.


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