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Adventures Afloat: Mighty Mississippi: Bridging America

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Program #20726RJ
10 Days | 9 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.
Paula from Nashville, TN Number of programs attended: 5
Date attended: 09/12/14 - 09/20/14
Time to get out of your box and get on The American Queen Paddlewheel Steamboat and meander up the Mighty Mississippi River! Relax and learn all about Rivertime and important ports of interest.

Mimi from Cambridge, MA Number of programs attended: 16
Date attended: 09/12/14 - 09/20/14
Loved the boat and the scenery. This part of the Mississippi is particularly beautiful, and the way to see it is from the deck of a leisurely boat. Some interesting towns along the way. Good leaders, very welcoming group.

Bernadett from Albuquerque, NM Number of programs attended: 5
Date attended: 09/12/14 - 09/20/14
The American Queen is a beautiful boat. The crew is welcoming and talented. The food and entertainment are outstanding. The entertainers are professional. The Upper Mississippi is so beautiful - a sight everyone should see!!

John from Providence, RI Number of programs attended: 12
Date attended: 07/04/13 - 07/13/13
This program had to be changed at the last minute because of flood conditions on the Mississippi. The Road Scholar organization was very accommodating to the inconveniences that caused us, and had to completely reorganize the program. The job they did of that was nothing short of outstanding. The entire experience was marvelous. I am very grateful to our leaders, Charlene and Dennis, for the immense effort they put in and for making this one of the best RoadScholar adventures I've had.

Mary from New Hope, MN Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 07/04/13 - 07/13/13
Fabulous trip -- wonderful experience.

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9 nights of accommodations
25 meals: 9 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 8 dinners
2 Expert-led lectures
6 Field trips
8 Performances


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