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6 Days | 5 Nights
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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Barbara Cochrane Jul 23, 2015 at 06:07 PM

My Grandson Zimmer (11 yr)flew to Boise from Portland today, and soon we will be flying to Phoenix to join in this trip. I am 65 and have done a couple other trips through Road Scholar (biking through Italy & the music of Austin, TX) but this is my first multigenerational trip. It may not be the last as I have 3 more gkids coming up. We're excited to get going!

Jo Decesare Jul 19, 2015 at 11:57 PM

My husband and I (67) are bringing our 11 yr old granddaughter from Minnesota. Looking forward to the adventures!
Elizabeth Sellers Jul 20, 2015 at 12:12 AM

Last summer Lizzy, age 10, and I, age 79, enjoyed every activity provided on this program, although I watched from the ground as Lizzy did the Challenge Course! This was my third Intergenerational, and I can't recommend it highly enough. Have fun!

Walt Cooper Jun 14, 2015 at 11:31 AM

We will be bringing our 10-year old granddaughter and grandson on the trip July 26. It will be an adventure for these kids from Virginia! Looking forward to it!

We look forward to seeing you in Arizona very soon!

Elizabeth Sellers Jul 15, 2014 at 10:16 PM

I am bringing my 10-year-old granddaughter! It looks as though boys predominate on this trip. We are from Missouri, and this will be my third Intergenerational (one in CO and one in SD) and what fun they have been. Looking forward to meeting everyone!

Nanette Sage Jul 01, 2014 at 10:51 PM

I am 61 yr old Grandma from Omaha and bringing my 9yr old grandson from Orange Co. Ca

Verna Rowe May 26, 2014 at 05:03 PM

70+ grandma and 9 yr. old grandson Alex will join the fun! We're from Lincoln, CA.

Richard Weaver Apr 29, 2014 at 06:54 PM

I am 70 and will be coming with my 9 yo grandson.

Steve Dennis Apr 19, 2014 at 05:13 PM

Hi! We are in our late (very late) 60's with an old 12 year old grandson. Be interested to see if there are other "older " boys on the trip. We hail from Seattle area.

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5 nights of accommodations
14 meals: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 5 dinners
3 Expert-led lectures
5 Field trips
3 Hands-on experiences


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