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SKAMOKAWA, WASHINGTON

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Program #2288RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
While all of our learning adventures offer extraordinary value, our "Best Value" programs were rated by our participants themselves who thought their dollar went particularly far.
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: 14 total, 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 5 dinner

The following meal choices available when requested in advance: Low Fat; Vegetarian; Low Salt.

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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The Inn at Crippen Creek Farm: Skamokawa, WA, 5 nights
Type: Bed and Breakfast

Description: The Inn is secluded on 14 acres in a quiet valley near the town of Skamokawa. Enjoy a respite from the hectic rhythm of everyday life. Feel free to walk the ground, find a quiet spot on the creek to read. Our free ranging hens will keep you amused and guests are welcome to help collect the eggs.

Contact info:
15 Oatfield Road
Skamokawa, WA 98647-9718 USA
phone: 360-795-0585
web: www.crippencreek.com

Room amenities: The rooms have a private bath, luxurious linens, plush absorbent towels, and radiant floor heat.

Facility amenities: Our newly rebuilt farmhouse is reminiscent of simpler times, with porches that beckon you to sit and invite you to linger. Our great room offers an extensive library of books, music CD's, a piano, games and movies. We serve hearty breakfasts and use the freshest local ingredients in hand crafted meals that will surprise and delight your palate. We make everything from scratch and raise as much as or own food as possible--pastured chickens and their eggs, and pastured pork.

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

Additional nights before: Check with inn
Contact Inn directly for additional nights

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Additional nights after: Check with inn
Contact Inn directly for additional nights

Check out time: 11:00 AM
The Inn at Lucky Mud: Skamokawa, WA, 5 nights
Type: Bed and Breakfast

Description: The inn has large guest rooms, each with private bath, interior and exterior secure entrances, and porches facing onto the terrace and the pond. The more economically-priced cottage, set a short distance up the hill from the inn at the edge of the forest, was lovingly built with hand tools in the 1970's. It has one master bedroom and two single rooms in the loft. Those staying in the cottage (up to four people) share one bathroom. The cottage has its own kitchen and living area. You may see photos of the inn and cottage at www.luckymud.com .

Contact info:
44 Old Chestnut Drive
Skamokawa, WA 98647 USA
phone: 800-806-7131
web: www.luckymud.com

Room amenities: The living room has a large bay window, fireplace, and a piano for those who play. Downstairs is a common area for entertainment; it includes a small kitchen, comfortable chairs and a library of books. This room, too, has its own entrance onto the pond.

Facility amenities: You are welcome to enjoy the serenity around our lodging, play a round of frisbee golf or take a walk on the forested trails.

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

Bathroom: Each of the rooms within the inn has a private bathroom. At the cottage, up to four people may share a bathroom.

Additional nights before: Please call for details.
Please contact the Inn directly.

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Additional nights after: Please call for details.
Please contact the Inn directly.

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.

Our Value Promise To You

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

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4.9
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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