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SHARPSBURG, MARYLAND

Avenues of History: From Colonial America to Camp David

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Program #17350RJ
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.
Meals: 15 total, 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinner

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

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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Shepherd's Spring Outdoor Ministry Center: Sharpsburg, MD, 5 nights
Type: Conference Center

Description: 220 acres of rolling meadows and woodlands create a sanctuary for wildlife and people. A sunny deck, ample chairs and benches provide relaxation in a natural setting.

Contact info:
16869 Taylors Landing Road
PO Box 369
Sharpsburg, MD 21782 USA
phone: 301-223-8193
web: www.shepherdsspring .org

Room amenities: Rooms are equipped with desk, chair, lamps, futon, dresser. Alarm clocks are available, upon request.

Facility amenities: Hiking trails, Access to C &O Canal Tow path, Wireless satellite internet service. A half olympic size outdoor pool is available during June, July and August.

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

Additional nights before: $45
Additional nights must be booked directly with Shepherd's Spring and are based on availability. Please call 301-223-8193 to inquire.

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Additional nights after: $45
Additional nights must be booked directly with Shepherd's Spring and are based on availability. Please call 301-223-8193 to inquire.

Check out time: 12:30 PM


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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5 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
7 Expert-led lectures
12 Field trips
1 Performances

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4.8
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