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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
Aug 4, 2013
check-in 3:00-5:30 pm
You will be staying at the Mingo Motel that night.
Location: Wallowa
Nearest city or town: Wallowa
Nearest airport: Portland

End of Program
Aug 9, 2013
Program ends about 1:00 PM after lunch
You will be staying at the Eagle Cap wilderness campsite the night before.
Location: Eagle Cap Wilderness
Nearest city or town: Wallowa
Nearest airport: Portland
Type: Motel

Description: You can enjoy the many outdoor activities that the snow-covered Eagle Cap Wilderness and the beautiful Wallowa Lake have to offer. Stroll through the historic towns of Joseph and Enterprise, just minutes away, with many shops and restaurants. Take a drive and loop around on the Hells Canyon Scenic Byway.

Contact info:
102 N. Alder St.
Wallowa, OR 97885 USA
phone: 541-886-2021
web: mingomotel.com/index.htm

Room amenities: All rooms are air-conditioned, have wireless internet service, local dial phones, cable TV, microwaves, small refrigerators, and in-room coffee.

Facility amenities: The Mingo Motel offers clean affordable rooms and friendly hometown service.

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

Additional nights before: $100./night/room
Contact Mingo Motel directly for booking rooms prior and following program.

Check in time: 4:30 PM

Type: Tents

Contact info:
Wallowa, OR 97885 USA
phone: 541-398-2088
web: www.delsolwildernessadventures.com

Room amenities: Deluxe tents setup with sleeping cots provided

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

Bathroom: Need to use wilderness holes to use for your bathroom.

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


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