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Program #10403RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderate
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Start of Program
Sep 28, 2014
Hotel Check-in begins at 3:00 p.m., Road Scholar Program registration and material pick-up begins in Founders Hall Conference Center lobby at 4:30pm.
You will be staying at the Founders Hall at Bonclarken that night.
Location: Bonclarken Assembly, Flat Rock, North Carolina
Nearest city or town: Flat Rock, North Carolina
Nearest highway: Interstate 26
Nearest airport: Asheville Regional Airport

End of Program
Oct 3, 2014
Program ends after breakfast at 10:30 a.m.
You will be staying at the Founders Hall at Bonclarken the night before.
Location: Bonclarken Assembly, Flat Rock, North Carolina
Additional transportation information same as above.
Type: Conference Center

Description: Featuring queen-size beds, private baths, and interior access, Founders is ideal for adults and professionals. Recently refurbished, Founders Hall provides a comfortable setting on the upper campus, only a short walk away from the Dining Hall. It is equipped with special needs accessibility features including ramps, wide doors and other features to ensure accessibility for those who are physically limited. Founders is a beautiful facility with a large porch with several rockers for relaxing and enjoying the fresh Blue Ridge Mountain air. It's a great place to spend a wonderful week in the mountains!

Contact info:
5 Pine Drive
Flat Rock, NC 28731 USA
phone: 828-692-2223
web: www.bonclarken.org

Room amenities: Wifi Internet service. Queen-size beds. Private baths.

Facility amenities: Wifi Internet service is available in all rooms. Rooms have queen size beds and private baths. The kitchenette in the Jean White Meeting Room on the first floor has a refrigerator as well as a nice coffee pot for lots of fresh coffee. A television is located in the lobby of the facility. Courtesy phones are located on each floor of the facility. Vending and ice machine is available for you convenience as well as a laundry room.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $76.00
Guests are welcome to stay an additional night before or night after if housing is available.

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Type: Conference Center

Description: Featuring queen-size beds, private baths, and interior access, Founders is ideal for adults and professionals. Recently refurbished, Founders Hall provides a comfortable setting on the upper campus, only a short walk away from the Dining Hall. It is equipped with special needs accessibility features including ramps, wide doors and other features to ensure accessibility for those who are physically limited. Founders is a beautiful facility with a large porch with several rockers for relaxing and enjoying the fresh Blue Ridge Mountain air. It's a great place to spend a wonderful week in the mountains!

Contact info:
5 Pine Drive
Flat Rock, NC 28731 USA
phone: 828-692-2223
web: www.bonclarken.org

Room amenities: Wifi Internet service. Queen-size beds. Private baths.

Facility amenities: Wifi Internet service is available in all rooms. Rooms have queen size beds and private baths. The kitchenette in the Jean White Meeting Room on the first floor has a refrigerator as well as a nice coffee pot for lots of fresh coffee. A television is located in the lobby of the facility. Courtesy phones are located on each floor of the facility. Vending and ice machine is available for you convenience as well as a laundry room.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: $76.00
Guests are welcome to stay an additional night before or night after if housing is available.

Check out time: 10:30 AM

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Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
5 nights of accommodations
13 meals: 5 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 5 dinners
5 Expert-led lectures
11 Field trips
3 Hands-on experiences
1 Performances

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4.7
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