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8 Days | 7 Nights
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
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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Group Leaders make sure your program runs smoothly and are attuned to the needs of Road Scholar participants. These Group Leaders are participating on at least one day of one date of this program.
Please note that changes may occur.

Jerri Roberts

Jerri Roberts has lived in Denali Park in Interior Alaska for 14 years. Her love of nature began at the age of six when she was introduced to national parks, hiking, backpacking and the study of the natural world. For the past four years, working as an Interpretive Ranger in Denali National Park, Jerri has had the opportunity to introduce Alaska to thousands of visitors on discovery hikes, theater, campground and sled dog demonstration programs. Jerri has been an instructor for Road Scholar in Southeast Alaska, the Aleutians, Cordova, and Interior Alaska for eight years. She has a very broad perspective on Alaska’s culture, history and natural history. She was the chief naturalist at the Kantishna Roadhouse and created their training materials. Prior to arriving in Alaska, Jerri worked all over the world in the aerospace and semiconductor industries. She is now a professional copywriter.

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7 nights of accommodations
20 meals: 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 7 dinners
7 Field trips


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