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6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy (Variable by Program Date)
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.
John from Covington, VA Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 10/11/15 - 10/16/15
I really enjoyed the program. The lectures, presentations and activities were excellent. The site is a 4-H camp, but one of the most developed camps in the country. I don't hesitate at all to recommend this program.

Nan from Franklin, WI Number of programs attended: 6
Date attended: 03/29/15 - 04/03/15
I can recommend this program. Interesting, educational, well worth attending!

Elizabeth from Phoenixville, PA Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 03/29/15 - 04/03/15
Liked the variety of topics and the outstanding presenters. Nice accommodations and ideal Group Leader.

Bruce from Ephrata, PA Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 09/21/14 - 09/26/14
Thomas Jefferson WAS there because Bill Barker excellently portrays him.

Janet from Montgomery, OH Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 09/21/14 - 09/26/14

Norma from Somis, CA Number of programs attended: 12
Date attended: 09/21/14 - 09/26/14
If you are interested inhistory as I am you will positively enjoy this program

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5 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
11 Expert-led lectures
6 Field trips
1 Hands-on experiences
4 Performances


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