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BEGINS IN: HOUGHTON, MICHIGAN

Isle Royale, Lake Superior and the Keweenaw Peninsula

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Program #1583RJ
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: 18 total, 6 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 6 dinners

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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Super 8 Motel: Houghton, Michigan, 2 nights
Type: Motel

Description: Indoor pool, whirlpool and sauna (9am - 11pm), continental breakfast, walking path in front of motel along the Portage Canal, free wireless internet in rooms, and computer in front lobby.

Contact info:
1200 E. Lakeshore Drive
Houghton, MI 49931 USA
phone: 906-482-2240
web: www.super8.com/hotels/michigan/houghton/super-8-houghton/hotel-overview

Room amenities: Handicap accessible rooms available upon request.

Facility amenities: Hair dryer, coffee pot, and microwave in lobby; can rent refrigerators and microwaves for room.

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

Bathroom: Handicap accessible rooms have roll-in shower and no bathtub

Additional nights before: Call for rates
Make arrangements with motel in advance, subject to availability

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Rock Harbor Lodge: Isle Royale National Park, 4 nights
Type: Lodge

Description: Rock Harbor Lodge provides overnight accommodations and meals for visitors to this unique National Park. Located along the shore of Snug Harbor, lodge rooms have private baths and open views of Lake Superior. Other facilities and services include a dining room, snack bar, gift shop, dockside store, marina, rental motor boats, kayaks and canoes, guided fishing, and sightseeing tours.

Contact info:
Isle Royale National Park
PO Box 605
Houghton, MI 49931 USA
phone: 906-337-4993
web: www.rockharborlodge.com

Room amenities: Rooms have private baths and open views of Lake Superior. Note: There are no in-room telephones or Internet service; cell phone reception is undependable. Arrangements can be made through the Rock Harbor Lodge, however, for emergency telephone calls or email messages.

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

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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18 meals: 6 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 6 dinners

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