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GUNNISON, COLORADO

Riding Into the Wilderness: Horseback Journey in the Rocky Mountains

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Program #17417RJ
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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Fred Stinson

Growing up underneath the rock spires of the Western Elk Range of Colorado, Fred Stinson shares his expertise on the lost art of wilderness travel in one of the country’s most secluded areas. He has been sharing his love of the rugged, untamed wilds and his experience with travelers for sometime. As an Eagle Scout and Assistant Scoutmaster at the Boy Scout Jamboree, Fred’s expertise of the land is unmatched—Scout’s honor!

Ms. Rogene McKiernan

With her master’s in outdoor recreation and leadership from Western Illinois University, hands-on experience and passion for the land and its preservation, Rogene McKiernan combines her two loves of teaching and the outdoors. Former facilitator of Project Wild and Learning Tree and instructor for Outward Bound, learn about her personal philosophies of risk management, leave-no-trace and safety first as Rogene leads you into a world of unspoiled beauty.

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5 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
5 Expert-led lectures
15 Field trips
10 Hands-on experiences
1 Performances

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4.7
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