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Canoeing and Hiking in Minnesota's Boundary Waters

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7 Days | 6 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
While all of our learning adventures offer extraordinary value, our "Best Value" programs were rated by our participants themselves who thought their dollar went particularly far.
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.
Alisa from Angola, IN Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 07/19/15 - 07/25/15
This was a great trip and the area is beautiful. Heather and Wade made this an amazing vacation and learning experience.

Melinda from Bethpage, TN Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 07/19/15 - 07/25/15
What a wonderful vacation to the Boundary Waters of MN! The canoeing and hiking was incredible with wonderful, experienced and fun leaders. The area is simply beautiful!!

Ben from Fayetteville, AR Number of programs attended: 19
Date attended: 07/19/15 - 07/25/15
Well worth doing and there were very few bugs! Beautiful country and a great little town. Great instructors also.

Anne from Winnipeg, MB Number of programs attended: 10
Date attended: 07/19/15 - 07/25/15
This was a wonderful program with great leaders. If you enjoy the outdoors and would like to try canoeing, I encourage you to take this program. The scenery in the Boundary Waters area is beautiful and very very peaceful.

Judith from Redlands, CA Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 07/20/14 - 07/26/14
This was a marvelous adventure. I especially loved the canoeing and meeting a bald eagle. I never imagined the Boundary Waters to be so breath-taking in beauty.

Monique from Thunder Bay, ON Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 07/27/14 - 08/02/14
What a wonderful adventure; from the beautiful setting to the knowledgeable and helpful guides to the fun group of people, it more than met my expectations.

Ann from Upland, CA Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 07/20/14 - 07/26/14
The instructors were friendly and knowledgeable, and the location is beautiful. Canoeing was the most challenging and most rewarding part of the trip for me. The food was outstanding. Other participants were interesting and approachable. I recommend this trip.

Kevin from Lincoln, NE Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 07/20/14 - 07/26/14
Canoe and hike on alternate days led by cheerful and attentive guides. Wildflowers, blueberries, and loons.


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