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7 Days | 6 Nights
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.
Start of Program
Jul 28, 2013
4:00 PM EST at the Super 8 motel for group orientation session.
You will be staying at the Super 8 Motel that night.
Location: Houghton, Michigan
Nearest city or town: Hancock, Michigan
Nearest highway: US Highway 41
Nearest airport: Houghton County Memorial Airport (CMX), Hancock, MI.

End of Program
Aug 3, 2013
Ranger III returns to Houghton approx. 3:00 PM EST.
You will be staying at the Rock Harbor Lodge the night before.
Location: Houghton, Michigan
Additional transportation information same as above.
Type: Motel

Description: Indoor pool, whirlpool and sauna (9am - 11pm), continental breakfast, walking path in front of motel along the Portage Canal, free wireless internet in rooms, and computer in front lobby

Contact info:
1200 E. Lakeshore Drive
Houghton, MI 49931 USA
phone: 906-482-2240
web: Super 8 website - http://www.super8.com/hotels/michigan/houghton/super-8-houghton/hotel-overview

Room amenities: Handicap accessible rooms available upon request.

Facility amenities: Hair dryer, coffee pot, and microwave in lobby; can rent refrigerators and microwaves for room

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Bathroom: Handicap accessible rooms have roll-in shower and no bathtub

Additional nights before: Call for rates
Make arrangements with motel in advance, subject to availability

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Type: Lodge

Description: Rock Harbor Lodge provides overnight accommodations and meals for visitors to this unique National Park. Located along the shore of Snug Harbor, lodge rooms have private baths and open views of Lake Superior. Other facilities and services include a dining room, snack bar, gift shop, dockside store, marina, rental motor boats, kayaks and canoes, guided fishing, and sightseeing tours.

Contact info:
Isle Royale National Park
PO Box 605
Houghton, MI 49931 USA
phone: 906-337-4993
web: www.rockharborlodge.com

Room amenities: Rooms have private baths and open views of Lake Superior. Note: There are no in-room telephones or Internet service; cell phone reception is undependable. Arrangements can be made through the Rock Harbor Lodge, however, for emergency telephone calls or email messages.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Check out time: 12:00 PM

Our Value Promise To You

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at no additional cost on this date ...
6 nights of accommodations
18 meals: 6 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 6 dinners


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