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Sedona and Grand Canyon for Grandparents and Grandchildren: Red Rock Country and River Rafting

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Program #2520RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
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.
Donna from Okahumpka, FL Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 07/28/14 - 08/02/14
RoadScholar Adventures are the way to go....you must try it. You get well taken care of and get to see so much, and learn!

Janet from Avon, OH Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 07/28/14 - 08/02/14
This program exceeded my expectations! It was a thrill to view the Grand Canyon a mile below the rim while whitewater rafting on the Colorado River, and then fly out of the Canyon on a helicopter. You can't get more "up close and personal" than that! All of the activities and adventures in this program are well planned to make sure you have an experience you'll never forget!

Luci from Rock Hill, SC Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 06/28/14 - 07/03/14
Absolutely FANTASTIC and delightful trip-of-a-lifetime with my 9-year-old grandson!

Rita from Philadelphia, PA Number of programs attended: 11
Date attended: 06/08/14 - 06/13/14
We had a very good time and so did our 11 year old grandson. It was our first intergeneration trip with Road Scholar, and, as usual, Road Scholar did not disappoint. Always has the very best people for lectures and other educational events.

Margaret from Centerburg, OH Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 06/08/14 - 06/13/14
This is a 'remember for a lifetime' trip because of the activities, the education AND most importantly, the staff.

Dierde from Staten Island, NY Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 07/29/13 - 08/03/13
Deirdre from New York. Dates 07/29/13-08/03/13 This was my first experience with Road Scholar and I am already planning several more trips for the coming year. I felt very privileged to have finally found the type of tour that suits my wishes. And to have shared it with my grandchild, it was as if my dream vacation was realized to my specifications. The kids were lovely, well behaved and eager. The guides Kylie and Garret were outstanding. I cannot imagine another pair of leaders who could do a better job. They were cheerful, friendly, organized and accommodating at all times and the kids LOVED them. The accommodations were fine, food was fresh and plentiful. Each day was unique, each guest lecture was excellent, from a night with snakes and spiders, a morning with a geologist, an evening of frontier music and song, a morning lecture about growing up on the reservation in the 50's. We swam in the most picturesque waterhole, explored Montezuma's well, the kids made reed toys and leather medicine bags, we went white water rafting( brown water actually) took out first helicopter ride, and over the Grand Canyon no less . I am breathless thinking of all that we stuffed into five days, and never felt rushed. I heartily recommend this program, I am certain it could not be improved.

Cecilia from Saint Peters, MO Number of programs attended: 5
Date attended: 07/29/13 - 08/03/13
Here it is -- the photo of Dennis in the Drink taken by Toni on my camera. Mikey and I loved this adventure and we also loved sharing it with 17 beautiful grandchildren and their grandparents. Thanks also to caring and knowledgeable Garrett and Kylie. Your kindness will also be remembered, along with the breathtaking scenery and thrilling adventures. Cecilia Fallert back in St. Louis

Carol from Lock Haven, PA Number of programs attended: 29
Date attended: 07/29/13 - 08/03/13
This was a very enjoyable program. The accomadations and food were more than adequate. The leaders were experienced, knowledgeable and fun. All of our instructors were enthusiastic and well-versed in their fields. Our grandchildren had a great time, especially on the rafting trip. Our grandson described the rafting as epic. The rafting and helicoptor ride were new experiences for them and they were so excited to be able to do both. Overall, a good program.

Kathleen from Princeton, NJ Number of programs attended: 10
Date attended: 07/14/13 - 07/19/13
It was everything I expected And moré! My grandson kept saying "I can't believe I'm here. You can't get better than Sedona and the Grand Canyon but you can add a great program and A Colorado River trip with a hidden cave with a water fall before you helicopter out.

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5 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
3 Expert-led lectures
5 Field trips
3 Hands-on experiences
2 Performances
1 Flights during the program


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