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BEGINS IN: IPSWICH, MASSACHUSETTS

Cycling Along Massachusetts’ North Shore

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Program #13779RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
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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These instructors are participating on at least one day of one date of this program.
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Gordon Harris

Gordon Harris has been a cycling aficionado since 2000, leading groups throughout Lake Champlain, the Adirondacks, New Hampshire, Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom, Quebec’s Eastern Townships and Nova Scotia’s Cabot Trail. In 2005, Gordon moved to Ipswich, Mass., on Massachusetts’ North Shore and focuses his rides through the picturesque seacoast towns of Manchester-by-the-Sea, Gloucester, Essex and Newburyport. He knows all the best stops for fried clams and ice cream.

Bill Sargent

Bill is a consultant for the popular science show NOVA and author of a dozen books on science and the environment. He studied plankton at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution and was the first director of the National Aquarium in Baltimore. He has taught science writing at Harvard University and marine biology at the Briarwood Field Station in Bourne. Bill’s research on horseshoe crabs in Pleasant Bay was used in the creation of a reserve for this strategic biomedical resource.

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Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
5 nights of accommodations
12 meals: 5 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 4 dinners
2 Expert-led lectures
10 Field trips

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4.7
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