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The Best of Yellowstone: From Colter's Hell to America's Hot Spot

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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.
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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.
Scott from Libertyville, IL Number of programs attended: 4
Date attended: 07/05/15 - 07/11/15
A good program. I learned a great deal and saw Yellowstone in detail. Just be ready to be active and able to hike and walk.

Allen from Phoenix, AZ Number of programs attended: 3
Date attended: 06/21/15 - 06/27/15
This was a great program. I had visited Yellowstone twice before on my own, but in this program, I learned and experienced so much more. We visited all the areas of Yellowstone, and walked/hiked to more remote areas that I had not seen before. Our instructor, Leslie Stoltz, was phenomenal with her enthusiasm and knowledge, and really brought this unique and interesting place to life ... how it came to be and what it is today.The program is listed as "moderately strenuous" and participants should be prepared to walk 5-6 miles/day, although accomodations were made for those who preferred to walk less.

Estelle from New York, NY Number of programs attended: 3
Date attended: 06/21/15 - 06/27/15
The visit to Yellowstone National Park was phenomenal! Our tour guide, Leslie Stoltz shared with us her deep knowledge and love of the Park, and together with very pleasant fellow travelers, this program was a winner.

Suzanne from Berwyn, IL Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 05/24/15 - 05/30/15
This trip was superb! Not only is Yellowstone amazing in every way, but Leslie is so knowledgeable it became interesting to see if she didn't know something! I would never have appreciated this place as I do now if I had gone on my own.

Claire from Andover, MA Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 09/21/14 - 09/27/14
Yellowstone National Park is a true gem to explore and our guide Leslie made it even more special

William from Glen Mills, PA Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 09/21/14 - 09/27/14
If you can get Leslie Stoltz as the program instructor, don't hesitate to sign up.

Arnie from Murrells Inlet, SC Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 05/11/14 - 05/17/14
The trip to Yellowstone was phenomenal, from the ride from the airport to the Park itself and back to the airport. I really learned a lot that I would never have been able to get on my own. Fantastic!!!

Jack F. from Vancouver, WA Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 05/11/14 - 05/17/14
This was an inspiring experience. We saw and learned far more about Yellowstone and its unique geology, landscapes, weather, wildlife, plants, history, than we ever could have if we had traveled there alone. The key to this success was Leslie Stoltz, the lecturer and leader, and her amazing knowledge of Yellowstone. Tremendous value for the small cost of the program.

Judith from Akron, OH Number of programs attended: 6
Date attended: 09/24/13 - 09/30/13
i enjoyed every aspect of this program and in particular the leaders. perhaps the best trip i've had with road scholar.

Mitchell from Tampa, FL Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 08/29/13 - 09/04/13
Excellent program, administratively well run, educational leader was outstanding, most accommodations acceptable, excellent dinners and breakfasts. Incredible scenery!

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