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BEGINS IN: RAPID CITY, SOUTH DAKOTA

On The Road: National Parks, Monuments and Energy Sources of South Dakota, North Dakota and Wyoming

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Program #1935RJ
8 Days | 7 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderate
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, 6 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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Howard Johnson Express Inn & Suites: Rapid City, South Dakota, 2 nights
Type: Hotel

Description: Six to seven blocks from downtown Rapid City with easy access off I-90.

Contact info:
950 North Street
Rapid City, SD 57701 USA
phone: 888-578-4657 xor6057374656
web: www.hojorapidcity.com

Room amenities: Rooms have hair dryers, internet access, iron and cable TV.

Facility amenities: Indoor pool, hot tub, exercise room, lounge and guest laundry. No restaurant/dining room at this hotel. Nearest restaurant is about three blocks.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Price ranges from $80-139.
Call hotel directly for pre & post prices and reservations at 888-578-4657 or 605-737-4656.

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Additional nights after: Price ranges from $80-139.
Call hotel directly for pre & post prices and reservations at 888-578-4657 or 605-737-4656.

Check out time: 12:00 PM
ClubHouse Inn: Pierre, SD, 1 nights
Type: Hotel

Description: New hotel, opened in 2012. Located close to the Missouri River and walking paths along the river. Within walking distance (one to ten blocks) to a variety of dining options ranging from fast food to sit down service, grocery store and postoffice.

Contact info:
808 West Sioux Avenue
Pierre, SD 57501 USA
phone: 605-494-2582 x8002582466
web: www.pierreclubhouseinn.com

Room amenities: Large work desk and ergonomic desk chair, iPod/iPhone docking/charging station, clock radio, hair dryer, in-room microwave, refrigerator and coffee service.

Facility amenities: Complimentary deluxe continental breakfast, complimentary wireless Internet throughout hotel, complimentary newspaper, 24/7 fitness center, indoor water play land, pool and whirlpool, free area and airport shuttle, free parking, RedRossa Italian Grille adjacent to hotel, room service available, and bicycles available for guests to ride along the bike path (check with front desk for details).

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

Elevator: Yes

Comfort Inn: Bismarck, ND, 2 nights
Type: Hotel

Description: The hotel within walking distance of Gateway Mall and various restaurants. The hotel offers free shuttle service to medical facilities, check with the front desk staff if shuttle service is available to restaurants further away from the hotel.

Contact info:
1030 E Interstate Avenue
Bismarck, ND 58501 USA
phone: 701-223-1911
web: www.comfortinn.com/bismarck/hotel-bismarcknorthdakota

Room amenities: Guest rooms all have free high-speed Internet access; coffee maker; hair dryer; iron; ironing board; telephone and cable television. Handicap accessible room available upon request.

Facility amenities: Enjoy relaxing in the indoor heated pool and hot tub as well as checking-out the game room. The hotel's lounge and casino are open nightly and offer happy hour specials.

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

Elevator: Yes

Badlands Motel/TRMF: Medora, ND, 1 nights
Type: Motel

Description: The motel is located within The North Dakota Badlands. Fantastic view just outside your door. Great little tourist town in the busy summer. Theodore Roosevelt National Park and visitor's center is the main historical aspect of the town.

Contact info:
1 Main Street
Medora, ND 58645 USA
phone: 800-633-6721
web: www.medora.com

Room amenities: TV and telephones in each room, individual controlled heat and air conditioning. Hair dryer, iron and free coffee available at the front desk.

Facility amenities: Outdoor swimming pool and all ground floor rooms.

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

Howard Johnson Express Inn & Suites: Rapid City, South Dakota, 1 nights
Type: Hotel

Description: Six to seven blocks from downtown Rapid City with easy access off I-90.

Contact info:
950 North Street
Rapid City, SD 57701 USA
phone: 888-578-4657 xor6057374656
web: www.hojorapidcity.com

Room amenities: Rooms have hair dryers, internet access, iron and cable TV.

Facility amenities: Indoor pool, hot tub, exercise room, lounge and guest laundry. No restaurant/dining room at this hotel. Nearest restaurant is about three blocks.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Price ranges from $80-139.
Call hotel directly for pre & post prices and reservations at 888-578-4657 or 605-737-4656.

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Additional nights after: Price ranges from $80-139.
Call hotel directly for pre & post prices and reservations at 888-578-4657 or 605-737-4656.

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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7 nights of accommodations
17 meals: 6 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 5 dinners
27 Expert-led lectures
28 Field trips
1 Performances

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