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Program #17677RJ
7 Days | 6 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: 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.
Meals: 17 total, 6 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 6 dinner

We are unable to offer meal options outside of our standard menu on this program.

If you have dietary restrictions due to medical requirements, please call (800) 454-5768, to see if we can accommodate your needs.

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Canmore Rocky Mountain Inn: Canmore, AB, 1 nights
Type: Inn

Description: You will enjoy the western hospitality of this inn that is surrounded by the breathtaking Rocky Mountains. Rooms have either a patio or balcony from which you can breathe in the fresh mountain air.

Contact info:
1719 Bow Valley Trail
Canmore, AB T1W 1L7 Canada
phone: 800-268-0935
web: www.canmorerockymountaininn.com

Room amenities: The rooms have in-room coffee makers, hair dryers and air conditioning. Fridge & microwave in all rooms. Free local calls.

Facility amenities: Grand lobby with wood fireplace, sauna and exercise room. Public internet access.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before:
Contact the Inn directly to book additional nights.

Check in time: 4:00 PM

Additional nights after:
Contact the Inn directly to book additional nights.

Check out time: 10:00 AM
Amiskwi Mountain Lodge: Amiskwi/Yoho, BC, 4 nights
Type: Lodge

Description: Amiskwi Lodge is an isolated high alpine backcountry lodge, located 110 miles/70 kilometers from Golden BC. Access to the lodge is via a spectacular 10 minute helicopter flight. At an elevation of 7,200 feet and set in a stunning alpine meadow, surrounded by rugged peaks and gleaming glaciers. The lodge caters to small groups for an intimate adventure and escape from city life. The lodge features a large common area, sunroom, deck and indoor toilets. Rooms and washrooms are shared with up to 4 people. A separate building houses a classic sauna with showers.

Contact info:
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 8126,
Canmore, AB T1W 2T8 Canada
phone: 403-678-1800
web: www.amiskwi.com

Facility amenities: Indoor composting toilets, large common area, sunroom, deck, wood fired sauna, two watering-can showers, large kitchen, foam mattresses and pillows. Sleeping bags and linens will be provided. Please note: there is no cell phone service or landline access at Amiskwi Lodge. However, we will have a satellite phone for emergency contact access and we check in with our office every night to retrieve any important messages.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Bathroom: Shared bath at lodge.

Canmore Rocky Mountain Inn: Canmore, AB, 1 nights
Type: Inn

Description: You will enjoy the western hospitality of this inn that is surrounded by the breathtaking Rocky Mountains. Rooms have either a patio or balcony from which you can breathe in the fresh mountain air.

Contact info:
1719 Bow Valley Trail
Canmore, AB T1W 1L7 Canada
phone: 800-268-0935
web: www.canmorerockymountaininn.com

Room amenities: The rooms have in-room coffee makers, hair dryers and air conditioning. Fridge & microwave in all rooms. Free local calls.

Facility amenities: Grand lobby with wood fireplace, sauna and exercise room. Public internet access.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before:
Contact the Inn directly to book additional nights.

Check in time: 4:00 PM

Additional nights after:
Contact the Inn directly to book additional nights.

Check out time: 10:00 AM


The prices listed for commercial services and facilities that are not included in the program cost, such as airport shuttles or extra nights lodging, are subject to change without notice. Since Road Scholar cannot guarantee the accuracy of these prices, we strongly suggest contacting the companies directly for the most up-to-date information.

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6 nights of accommodations
17 meals: 6 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 6 dinners
3 Expert-led lectures
7 Field trips
1 Hands-on experiences
2 Flights during the program

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