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A "Boxcar Children" Adventure: Literature and Adventure Come to Life

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Program #14993RJ
5 Days | 4 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.
Susan from Las Cruces, NM Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 07/22/13 - 07/26/13
A truly EXCELLENT program for the younger children and their grandparents! The length is ideal, and the activities are geared towards that age group. I would recommend this to any grandparent of a 6-8 year old especially.

Suellen from Redmond, OR Number of programs attended: 6
Date attended: 07/22/13 - 07/26/13
The program was delightful. The location and accommodations were just right in the beautiful Forests of Northern California. It was fun staying in a caboose. The pool time for the children was wonderful. As always, with Roads Scholars the other participant were one of the best aspects of the trip.

Jane from Chattanooga, TN Number of programs attended: 6
Date attended: 06/24/13 - 06/28/13
What an excellent program to encourage reading, writing, art, discovery and independence! Pat, the leader, is outstanding!

Doral from Portland, OR Number of programs attended: 9
Date attended: 06/24/13 - 06/28/13
It was my fifth intergenerational trip, but Cora's first and we both had a really good time! The other kids and grandparents were great; the activities were perfect for the setting and the age group and Pat and Heather were super leaders. We especially appreciated their flexibility and "going with the flow" when the weather did not permit following the schedule as set out! I've already recommended it to an acquaintance for next year!

Edith from Aptos, CA Number of programs attended: 0
Date attended: 06/24/13 - 06/28/13
The Boxcar Adventure was a wonderful experience for my grandson and myself. He had a great time with the other kids, I had a chance to interact with some wonderful people from all over the country, and it allowed me the time to spend some quality one on one time with my grandson. We loved reading the stories, the field trips, the children enjoyed their arts and crafts time (and grandparents enjoyed the one hour break!). Pat and Heather were definitely seasoned leaders which was much appreciated ! Thank you.

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4 nights of accommodations
11 meals: 4 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 4 dinners
1 Expert-led lectures
6 Field trips
2 Hands-on experiences


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