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GOLD CREEK, MONTANA

A Labor of Love: Lend a Hand at Camp Make-A-Dream

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Program #20800RJ
7 Days | 6 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.
Meals: 17 total, 6 breakfasts, 1 brunches, 5 lunches, 5 dinner

The following meal choices available when requested in advance: Vegetarian.

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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Camp Make A Dream, Gold Creek, MT: Camp Make A Dream, Gold Creek, MT, 6 nights
Type: Cabin

Description: Participants will be staying on site at the Camp Make A Dream's 87-acre Gold Creek facility located among scenic ranch land in the foothills of the Flint Creek Range of the Rocky Mountains near the Beaverhead Deerlodge National Forest. The group will have access to the Gold Creek Lodge, which is the 11,000-square-foot main lodge. The lodge features an activity room with ping-pong and pool tables, foosball and a large-screen TV. An expansive terrace, with a large hot tub and swimming pool, wraps around the lodge and overlooks the valley. Come early or stay longer and enjoy the many ammenities in Missoula, Montana, one of Montana's larger cities located 65 miles west of Camp Make-A-Dream. Other possible excursion options includes Garnet Ghost Town 35 miles west of the camp, or a breathtaking drive on the Pintler Scenic Loop, which is a 63 mile drive that takes you from the camp to nearby Drummond, Philipsburg and Anaconda. The road follows Flint Creek as it takes you by snow capped mountains, sage covered hills, pristine lakes, and open meadows.

Contact info:
90 Church Road
Gold Creek, MT 59733 USA
phone: 406-549-5987
web: www.campdream.org

Room amenities: Camp Mak-A-Dream's cabins each include three dormitory-style sleeping rooms with bunk beds and two handicap accessible bathrooms (couples will have private room and a bathroom). Each cabin has a living/common room a stone fireplace and a kitchenette. Camp Mak-A-Dream's Health Facility conference room has wireless high-speed Internet access.

Facility amenities: Participants will be staying on site at the Camp Make A Dream's 87-acre Gold Creek facility. Gold Creek Lodge is the 11,000-square-foot main lodge, which includes a dining room with lots of windows and a large river-stone fireplace. The lodge features an activity room with ping-pong and pool tables, foosball and a large-screen TV. An expansive terrace, with a large hot tub and swimming pool, wraps around the lodge and overlooks the valley.

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

Bathroom: There are two handicapped-accessible bathrooms per cabin, each with two stalls and two showers

Check in time: 4:00 PM

Check out time: 11:00 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.

Currently selected:Prices Starting At:
May 12 — May 18, 2013 waitlist only  

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6 nights of accommodations
17 meals: 6 breakfasts, 1 brunch, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
2 Expert-led lectures
1 Field trips
5 Hands-on experiences

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