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Program #4983RJ
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.
Carolyn from Loudonville, NY Number of programs attended: 13
Date attended: 07/20/14 - 07/25/14
This was a wonderful way to get to know my 8 year old granddaughter. Both of us had a good time and enjoyed both the activities, each other, and the other participants in the program. I particularly liked the very hands on approach of almost all of the activities.

Gwen from Seneca Falls, NY Number of programs attended: 6
Date attended: 07/20/14 - 07/25/14
This program was just right for my granddaughter and me as it was almost constant hands on activities and crafts. Also in a beautiful rural setting and had nature activities as well as crafts. It is well organized and all the activities ran smoothly. We were both very pleased with this program.

Theresa from Amityville, NY Number of programs attended: 17
Date attended: 08/04/13 - 08/09/13
This program was delightful - and we never got bored! I attended with my 11-yr-old granddaughter, who enjoyed it as much as me. We made crafts from wood, glass, metal and nature. We had so many souvenirs we couldn't fit them all in our suitcase. Maggie proudly carried her homemade plan right onto our flight - and no one stopped her.

Sandi from Newport, VA Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 08/04/13 - 08/09/13
This program is a well-planned, interesting, learn-something-new adventure that would appeal to nature-lovers, historians, and those who enjoy hands-on experiences.

Meta from Highland Lakes, NJ Number of programs attended: 5
Date attended: 07/21/13 - 07/26/13
This is an excellent intergenerational program that is extremely well-run by very qualified staff who ran wonderful field trips and organized interesting crafts and activities. Everyone was very pleasant and the accommodations very comfortable and clean. Grandparents & grandchildren alike had a very enjoyable time. My granddaughter & I definitely recommend it. Meta from Highland Lakes, NJ Number of programs attended: 5 Date attended: 07/21/13-7/26/13

Mary from Chapel Hill, NC Number of programs attended: 8
Date attended: 06/23/13 - 06/28/13
We interviewed grandchildren about their favorite activity on the Corning trip. Each interview is followed by scenes of the activities. http://youtu.be/aksBZ3U_aJk

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5 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
4 Expert-led lectures
8 Field trips
14 Hands-on experiences
1 Performances


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