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HAYESVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA

Nature Hiking in the Southern Appalachian Mountains

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Program #17288RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: 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. There’s 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 13, 2014
Registration from 4:00 to 5:00 in Joe Ervin Retreat House. Look for signs as you enter Hinton Center.
You will be staying at the Hinton Center that night.
Location: Hayesville, NC
Nearest city or town: Hayesville
Nearest highway: 64
Nearest airport: Asheville/Atlanta

End of Program
Jul 18, 2014
Program ends with lunch. Check out 11:00.
You will be staying at the Hinton Center the night before.
Location: Hayesville, NC
Additional transportation information same as above.
Type: Conference Center

Description: Located in the Blue Ridge Mountains near the Nantahala National Forest and Appalachian Trail. In the summer Hinton Center serves as the site for adult and youth groups doing community service projects.

Contact info:
2330 Hinton Center Rd.
Hayesville, NC 28904 USA
phone: 866-389-8336
web: www.hintoncenter.org

Room amenities: Each room has private bath. All linens provided, with only towel exchange on Wednesday. No housekeeping service throughout the week. Washer/dryer, iron and ironing board available in lower level laundry room of Retreat House.

Facility amenities: Joe Ervin Retreat House has common area kitchen and satellite TV in living room only. No land-line phone service. Strong cell phone signal for most carriers. Wireless Internet access in lodge dining hall and lobby. Meals served buffet style in dining hall.

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

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Type: Conference Center

Description: Located in the Blue Ridge Mountains near the Nantahala National Forest and Appalachian Trail. In the summer Hinton Center serves as the site for adult and youth groups doing community service projects.

Contact info:
2330 Hinton Center Rd.
Hayesville, NC 28904 USA
phone: 866-389-8336
web: www.hintoncenter.org

Room amenities: Each room has private bath. All linens provided, with only towel exchange on Wednesday. No housekeeping service throughout the week. Washer/dryer, iron and ironing board available in lower level laundry room of Retreat House.

Facility amenities: Joe Ervin Retreat House has common area kitchen and satellite TV in living room only. No land-line phone service. Strong cell phone signal for most carriers. Wireless Internet access in lodge dining hall and lobby. Meals served buffet style in dining hall.

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

Check out time: 11:00 AM

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
5 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
3 Expert-led lectures
5 Field trips

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4.8
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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