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KNOWLES ISLAND, SOUTH CAROLINA

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Program #21344RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Challenging
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.
Joyce from Fairport, NY Number of programs attended: 8
Date attended: 03/23/14 - 03/28/14
A wonderful kayaking trip.The area is well known to the guides and they are flexible in choosing the appropriate paddle for the weather, tides, wind etc. They are also very adept at making everyone feel welcome and included.The smaller size group allows the group to become better aquainted with one another. Both the accommodations and food were top notch.

Kathy from Madison, WI Number of programs attended: 4
Date attended: 03/23/14 - 03/28/14
The guides are most accommodating and consider weather and tidal variances each day to create a pleasant outing. They are extremely knowledgeable about the area and strive to vary the experiences to present a most educational program. Accommodations and meals were top-notch!

Sandra from New York, NY Number of programs attended: 14
Date attended: 03/23/14 - 03/28/14
This is a wonderful trip for active folks who enjoy kayaking in a variety of environments from salt water marshes to tidal rivers to evocative swamps. Great leaders who will give you a solid introduction to the low country, its birdlife and natural history, and its history and traditions. It's such a great experience that I've done this program four times! Sandy Roche

Thomas from Canton, NY Number of programs attended: 26
Date attended: 03/02/14 - 03/07/14
This is one of my all-time favorite Road Scholar trips. Super accommodations, absolutely wonderful food including a traditional low-country boil and oyster roast. Very comfortable, welcoming staff and the guides (April and Jody) are tops; a joy to paddle with. If you're a kayaker, this one's for you!

Sandra from Seekonk, MA Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 03/02/14 - 03/07/14
In good weather, decent river guides look good. In bad weather, however, superb river guides shine. Jody and April more than met the challenge of the 40° Nor’easter that dominated our paddling, plus they educated us on the flora, fauna, geology and history of the Lowcountry. They brought enough extra clothes for a small army, introduced us to local artists, sang and played for us. Jan, the trip organizer, likewise excelled in enthusiasm and helpfulness. Vernon, our chef, made our meals to perfection and was, moreover, as interesting and warm-hearted as his creations. I loved “Kayaking the Low Country!” Wherever they were – Jody, April, Jan and Vernon – they brought the sun. Sandra Lambert, Providence, RI

Robert from Otis, MA Number of programs attended: 3
Date attended: 03/02/14 - 03/07/14
Good value,the guides Jody and April were knowledgeable, friendly and love what they do and it showed. Low Country is interesting kayaking and worth the trip, Bob Rosen


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5 nights of accommodations
14 meals: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 5 dinners
3 Expert-led lectures
8 Hands-on experiences

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