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BEGINS IN: WHITEHORSE, YUKON

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Program #20504RJ
15 Days | 14 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
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. 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.
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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David Neufeld

David Neufeld lives in Whitehorse, Yukon with his wife, Joy. For more than 25 years, he was the Yukon and western Arctic historian with Parks Canada, providing original historical research and cultural programming for Yukon national parks and historic sites. He continues academic research as an environmental historian and is regularly invited to present at conferences in Europe and New Zealand, as well across North America. His publications include numerous academic papers as well as two popular, best-selling Canadian history books on Klondike gold mining and the Chilkoot Trail. As an adjunct at Yukon College for over 20 years, Neufeld delivers classes in history and protected area management. Recently, he also contributed to the Yukon Arts Centre Gallery summer show with “The Landing,” a prize winning installation art piece investigating human relationships with place.

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Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
14 nights of accommodations
40 meals: 14 breakfasts, 13 lunches, 13 dinners
11 Expert-led lectures
30 Field trips
5 Hands-on experiences

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