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4 Days | 3 Nights
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. 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: 9 total, 3 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 3 dinners

The following meal choices available when requested in advance: 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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Sun Mountain Lodge: Winthrop, WA, 3 nights
Type: Resort

Description: Set on a private mountain top 1000 feet above the valley, Sun Mountain Lodge is a AAA Four Diamond, luxury resort featuring spectacular views of cathedral peaks, Aspen groves, pine forests, and abundant wildlife... exceptional natural beauty at every turn. Located in Winthrop on the Eastern slope of the North Cascades, the resort captures the spirit of its natural setting with huge beams and stone masonry. Full resort amenities (www.sunmountainlodge.com).

Contact info:
P.O. Box 1000
Winthrop, WA 98862 USA
phone: 800-572-0493
web: www.sunmountainlodge.com

Room amenities: Fresh from a multi-million dollar renovation, the tastefully appointed guest rooms feature panoramas of breath-taking scenery, stereos, coffeemakers and custom furnishings from Northwest artisans.

Facility amenities: Full spa, two outdoor hot tubs, seasonal pool, lounge, and more.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $100 per night + tax.
Reservations may be made directly through the resort at (800) 572-0493.

Check in time: 4:00 PM

Additional nights after: $100 per night + tax.
Reservations may be made directly through the resort at (800) 572-0493.

Check out time: 12:00 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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3 nights of accommodations
9 meals: 3 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 3 dinners
7 Expert-led lectures
1 Field trips
3 Hands-on experiences
2 Performances


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