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ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
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.
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. Minimal walking and not too many stairs.
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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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Glen Dunbar Jul 22, 2015 at 03:16 PM

I will be doing the one starting August 2. Anyone else planning on taking the shuttle from the Duluth airport? Maybe we can connect
Cynthia Petrick Jul 29, 2015 at 10:18 PM

Hi Glen, I'll be catching the shuttle at the airport. See you on the 2nd.

Deane Jaeger Jun 26, 2015 at 04:58 PM

Looking forward to attending this program July19-25 2015
Deane & Vicky

Walter Busalacchi Apr 21, 2015 at 04:04 PM

Hi all. Took this trip last year and enjoyed it very much. Re bugs, I encourage you to buy/bring a bug net for your head. It's kind of like a hair net that goes over your hat. It's quite comfortable and very helpful. Also suggest you plan to wear long sleeve shirts and pant legs for the hikes especially. I brought a pair of nylon pants - light weight and dry quickly. It was a great trip and I hope you enjoy it.

Sally Dougherty Jun 09, 2014 at 11:17 AM

Go to REI and buy some bug stuff.

Laura Segala May 30, 2014 at 09:43 AM

Hi there! My husband John and I are looking forward to this trip July 27-Aug. 2. We live in the Twin Cities area(Plymouth). Any suggestions on bug repellent? ;)

Sally Dougherty May 30, 2014 at 05:29 AM

Joseph, Guess I'll meet you in Ely. I must take the shuttle up from Duluth, as I am coming from Wilmington, DE, by way of Lake Nebagamon, WI, July 16th. Is Madison near the Lake Neba.????

Joseph Warnemuende May 20, 2014 at 05:35 PM

Driving from Madison, wi on 7/20. Have room for a passenger.
Diane Garcia May 27, 2014 at 02:22 PM

Any chance you might go by Duluth airport?
Joseph Warnemuende Jul 04, 2014 at 02:48 PM

I am going to go right by the airport early afternoon. If you are still looking for a lift, let me know.
Diane Garcia Jul 04, 2014 at 06:58 PM

Joseph that would be awesome! My flight arrives in Duluth 10:30 am so I would be ready whenever you arrived!
Joseph Warnemuende Jul 05, 2014 at 09:34 AM

Diane. Drop me a note at joe.warnem@sbcglobal.net so we can exchange contact info.
Joseph Warnemuende Jul 05, 2014 at 09:34 AM

Diane. Drop me a note at joe.warnem@sbcglobal.net so we can exchange contact info.

Ellie HArt May 16, 2014 at 10:01 PM

I;m signed up for the June22-28 program. Anyone else out there going? what do I need in the way of wrm gear?

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