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FRIDAY HARBOR (SAN JUAN ISLAND), WASHINGTON

Whales and Trails: A San Juan Island Intergenerational Adventure

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Program #19929RJ
5 Days | 4 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
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.
Please note that changes may occur.

Cindy Hansen

Cindy Hansen is education curator for The Whale Museum. Born in Gary, Ind., she earned a degree in zoology with a focus on marine mammals at the University of Washington in Seattle. While working as a naturalist onboard a whale-watching fleet, she fell in love with the San Juan Islands and the Orcas who live in the surrounding waters. Cindy has also worked with Orca Network for several years as a naturalist onboard the Washington State Ferries.

Shona Aitken

A native of Scotland, Shona Aitken earned a degree in ecology and broadened her background in environmental education while working in her home country and spending two years in Sweden. She is currently the Education Coordinator for Wolf Hollow Wildlife Rehabilitation Center on San Juan Island where she teaches people about local wildlife and increases awareness of the impact of human activities on wild creatures.

Erin Corra

Erin Corra has been an experienced environmental educator and interpreter in the Pacific Northwest since 1999. From one of the most iconic land-based whale watching locations in the world, she is now operating Lime Kiln Point State Park’s volunteer programs under the auspices of Center for Whale Research in a unique partnership with the Washington State Parks Department. Erin's expertise in the Salish Sea ecosystem and cultural history on the will inform and inspire folks of all ages!

Our Value Promise To You

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

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4.9
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