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ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately 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. 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.
L. William from Kresgeville, PA Number of programs attended: 46
Date attended: 02/15/15 - 02/20/15
A fine conference/camp facility located deep in Ocala National Forest on a sand road. Deerhaven has nice clean 'motel like'accommodations but no phone service, only sporadic cell phone or internet service. TV is in the main lodge only. Good paddling and good home-made food. No nearby towns, markets, or restaurants. A wonderful spot with paddling suitable for beginners as well as the experienced.

Jim from Waubaushene, ON Number of programs attended: 22
Date attended: 02/16/14 - 02/21/14
I thoroughly enjoyed the experience of kayaking Florida's Wild Rivers ( no whitewater, but VERY interesting...)I'd recommend this to anyone who wants a leisurely discovery of Florida's rivers.
It IS a little challenging to FIND Deerhaven, but, once you get there, it's lovely. Jim

Stephen from East Windsor, NJ Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 02/16/14 - 02/21/14
I cannot say enough about how pleasant the people and leadership were. This was very well organized. Kathy, the on-site coordinator was amazing - not only did she ensure the field logistics were in order, but she enable the group to relax and work together. The other safety people - Pat and Kathy were also very helpful in ensuring the group was able to enjoy the Florida wilderness without incident. Kayaking was awesome and I would like to do this again next year.

Mae from Stratford, ON Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 02/16/14 - 02/21/14
I considered my first experience with Road Scholar to be an adventure..and what an adventure it was! I had never kayaked before but found the leaders to be most accommodating to ensure our safety and enjoyment In all a wonderful 'adventure"with terrific people.

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