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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.
Margaret from Denver, CO Number of programs attended: 0
Date attended: 05/17/15 - 05/22/15
Road Scholar at Chataqua makes you want to come back and do more! This is a special place.

Sue from Plano, TX Number of programs attended: 0
Date attended: 05/17/15 - 05/22/15
This is a perfect vacation to do with an elderly parent!

Rosalind from Honolulu, HI Number of programs attended: 34
Date attended: 05/17/15 - 05/22/15
Ditto on all the good comments. Planning to return next year for 2 or 3 weeks, especially if there are back-to-back RS programs.

Martha from Hampton, VA Number of programs attended: 9
Date attended: 09/07/14 - 09/12/14
Keep your brain active by learning new things in a beautiful setting.

Melvin from Kenmore, NY Number of programs attended: 3
Date attended: 09/07/14 - 09/12/14
The accomodations, meals, speakers, leaders and most venues on the Chatauqua tour were exceptional. I recommend it to anyone interested in the educational camp movements of the late nineteenth and early 20th. century of which the Chatauqua Institute was the prime example.

Earl from Lyndhurst, OH Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 05/18/14 - 05/23/14
We had a fine time, much better than advertised. The fact that the program was held prior to the Chautauqua season allowed us to experience the venue in a more relaxed manner.

Nancy from Burlington, ON Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 09/22/13 - 09/27/13
The Chautauqua experience is delightful. Lovely venue, interesting people, lectures that make you think and are sometimes inspirational and being well taken care of at the hotel with accommodation and meals.

Mary Ann from Cleveland, OH Number of programs attended: 21
Date attended: 09/22/13 - 09/27/13
we enjoyed the program so much that we will be back next year.

Katherine from Palm Desert, CA Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 09/22/13 - 09/27/13
A wonderful way to take a vacation and to learn

Neil from Mt Pleasant, MI Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 09/22/13 - 09/27/13
This is an exceptional program with passionate, engaging speakers. You will come away richer for the experience. It revitalizes your will to keep learning.

Bettye from Centreville, VA Number of programs attended: 18
Date attended: 09/22/13 - 09/27/13
If you want to stretch your mind in a beautiful place, this program is for you!

James from Emmaus, PA Number of programs attended: 14
Date attended: 05/19/13 - 05/24/13
Highly recommend any Road Scholar program ever attended (now numbering 14). Every one seems to exceed expectations before attending

Martha from Bloomington, IL Number of programs attended: 5
Date attended: 05/19/13 - 05/24/13
This program is a wonderful opportunity to visit Chautaqua off season and enjoy the area without overcrowding. You will enjoy a historic hotel and savor the buffets offered three times daily. Informative speakers will inspire you to what to learn more on the topics they so enthusiastically present to you

Joan from Monkton, MD Number of programs attended: 12
Date attended: 05/19/13 - 05/24/13

John from Bay Village, OH Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 05/19/13 - 05/24/13
I would recommend less money spent on advertizing (too much mail and duplication I receive each week) and spend that savings on making programs more affordable for all

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