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Birding and Natural History of Central Oregon's High Lava Plains

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While all of our learning adventures offer extraordinary value, our "Best Value" programs were rated by our participants themselves who thought their dollar went particularly far.
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
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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.
Jennifer from Portland, ME Number of programs attended: 0
Date attended: 05/31/15 - 06/05/15
If you see anything involving Portland Audubon, take it!

Keitha from Federal Way, WA Number of programs attended: 0
Date attended: 05/31/15 - 06/05/15
The high desert lava fields of Central Oregon are a delightful place to find geological wonders and birds that you don't often see in other locations.

Janet from Roseville, CA Number of programs attended: 15
Date attended: 06/01/14 - 06/06/14
Excellent program, highly qualified leaders, delicious meals, comfortable/convenient lodging, friendly participants - what more could you ask for? Birds? Over 108 species, many of them new to my list. A great week.

Kathy from Oakland, CA Number of programs attended: 26
Date attended: 06/01/14 - 06/06/14
The birding program at Bend was a wonderful birding experience. The leader was enthusiastic and knowledgeable, the accommodations were comfortable and convenient, and the birding sites were varied, from Basin and Range to Mountain and Riparian. We saw a good variety of birds in beautiful surroundings.

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5 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
2 Expert-led lectures
9 Field trips


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