Facebook   Twitter   Road Scholar Network   Pinterest   YouTube  
Road Scholar educational adventures are created by Elderhostel,
the not-for-profit world leader in lifelong learning since 1975.

Call (800) 454-5768

Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET

Create an account                             Forgot your password?

or Log In via Facebook

Log in to see all you can do with your online Road Scholar account.


Capture Northern Michigan: Watercolors and Photography and Tai Chi Chuan: An Ancient Art of Wellness

Select a Date



and receive your



E-Photo Book:

Top 10 Learning Experiences Around the World

Find A Program

Search By:





Price Range

$500 - $700

Start Date

End Date

More Options

Road Scholar
Program #6167RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
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.
Alea from Huron, OH Number of programs attended: 22
Date attended: 10/05/14 - 10/10/14
This is a superior program. The group leader, instructors, and venue were all outstanding and thoroughly enjoyable. Learning and laughing together aptly describe this experience.

Joan from Flossmoor, IL Number of programs attended: 20
Date attended: 10/05/14 - 10/10/14
Joan from Illinois Number of programs attended: 15 Wonderful program. I will definitely go back next year. Especially to attend Mary Guntzviller art class again.

Joy from Grand Rapids, MI Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 10/05/14 - 10/10/14
My first Road Scholar trip and I hit the jackpot! Great instructors in all subjects, awesome leader, lodging, grounds, entertainment, food, staff, and fellow participants. I had fun, learned a lot and feel rejuvenated.

Janet from South Haven, MI Number of programs attended: 12
Date attended: 10/05/14 - 10/10/14
This program just can't be beat. I have been on about 5 Programs through the years, plus 5 (or 6!) here. I hesitate to praise it too much, I'll have to send in my reservation a year ahead of time! Three cheers for all who work to make this the successful event that it is. Leaders, instructors, cooks, housekeepers, maintenance people, and instructors (they deserve two mentions)!!

Carol from St. Johns, FL Number of programs attended: 3
Date attended: 10/05/14 - 10/10/14
Carol from Jacksonville, Fl What great fun,beautiful surroundings, great food, and an outstanding art teacher, Mary Guntzmiller. This is my third RS watercolor workshop, and Mary is far and above the rest.

Susan from Battle Creek, MI Number of programs attended: 14
Date attended: 10/05/14 - 10/10/14
This program offers far more than described. I was challenged without being intimidated to stretch beyond my comfort zone physically, mentally, and creatively. It refreshed my view of the wonders of Northern Michigan and the talented people who make it their home.

Barb from Grand Junction, MI Number of programs attended: 0
Date attended: 10/05/14 - 10/10/14
If a wonderful relaxing retreat is on your bucket list ... attend a week long session at Kettunen Center. Beautiful, calm, inspiring, rejuvenating! Leadership and tutors of highest and talented quality. Food, delicious and nutritious. I loved every minute of my stay, cannot wait to sign up for next years watercolor class with Mary.

Nancy from Roscommon, MI Number of programs attended: 0
Date attended: 10/05/14 - 10/10/14
The watercolor classes with Mary Guntzviller are always interesting and entertaining as well as educational due to her wonderful sense of humor and willingness to share her many gifts with her students.

Betty from Jackson, MI Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 10/06/13 - 10/11/13
This experience changed me!!! I can now call myself an artist. I learned so much and had so much fun. This was my first Road Scholar Trip but not my last!!! The food and accomidations were 1st class!!! I will be going next year if offered! Thanks RS!!!

Vincent from Holt, MI Number of programs attended: 57
Date attended: 10/06/13 - 10/11/13
Good show! Will attend again.

Please enter your email:

Providers click here

Upload Your Photos and Videos
Add A Photo
Click on images to see larger view

Upload a picture

You can upload a jpg, jpeg, png, or gif file.
The maximum file size is 4 mb.

Upload a video

Select Video Host (Instruction)

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

at no additional cost on this date ...
5 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
19 Expert-led lectures
19 Hands-on experiences


Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

Support Lifelong Learning

Our educational adventures are made possible by donors like you

Please support lifelong learning here

Free Catalog | Refer a Friend | Gift Certificates | Press | Site Map | Privacy Policy | Careers | Contact Us

© Elderhostel, Inc. 2015
11 Avenue de Lafayette | Boston MA 02111 | Toll-Free 1-800-454-5768