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Program #9056RJ
4 Days | 3 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
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
Apr 28, 2013
Check in 4:00 PM. Check in at the lodge registration desk to obtain your room key. Check in at the Road Scholar registration table in the lobby to receive program information. A social activitiy is scheduled for 5:00 to 6:00
You will be staying at the Hawks Nest State Park that night.
Location: Ansted, WV
Nearest city or town: Ansted, WV
Nearest highway: Route 60
Nearest airport: Yeager Airport - CRW - Charleston, WV

End of Program
May 1, 2013
Program ends with lunch from 12:00 to 1:00 pm.
You will be staying at the Hawks Nest State Park the night before.
Location: Ansted, WV
Additional transportation information same as above.
Type: Hotel

Description: Situated high above a rugged section of the New River Gorge, Hawks Nest State Park offers scenic overlooks, aerial tram, outdoor swimming pool, museum, and golf course. Located within approximately 50 miles of the state capitol, the New River Gorge Bridge, and Tamarack Arts and Craft Center.

Contact info:
US Route 60
PO Box 857
Ansted, WV 25812 USA
phone: 304-658-5212
web: www.hawksnestsp.com

Room amenities: Air conditioned, cable television, telephone, and private bathroom.

Facility amenities: Restaurant, two gift shops, scenic overlooks, hiking trails, and golf course. Seasonal aerial tramway, jetboat excursions, and outdoor swimming pool. SMOKING rooms are not available.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $60 to 80 plus taxes
Reservations for additional nights should be made directly with Hawks Nest State Park by calling 304-658-5212. State that you are part of the Road Scholar group and that you plan to arrive early or stay extra days.

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Type: Hotel

Description: Situated high above a rugged section of the New River Gorge, Hawks Nest State Park offers scenic overlooks, aerial tram, outdoor swimming pool, museum, and golf course. Located within approximately 50 miles of the state capitol, the New River Gorge Bridge, and Tamarack Arts and Craft Center.

Contact info:
US Route 60
PO Box 857
Ansted, WV 25812 USA
phone: 304-658-5212
web: www.hawksnestsp.com

Room amenities: Air conditioned, cable television, telephone, and private bathroom.

Facility amenities: Restaurant, two gift shops, scenic overlooks, hiking trails, and golf course. Seasonal aerial tramway, jetboat excursions, and outdoor swimming pool. SMOKING rooms are not available.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: $60 to 80 plus taxes
Reservations for additional nights should be made directly with Hawks Nest State Park by calling 304-658-5212. State that you are part of the Road Scholar group and that you plan to arrive early or stay extra days.

Check out time: 12:00 PM

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3 nights of accommodations
9 meals: 3 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 3 dinners
7 Expert-led lectures
3 Field trips
1 Hands-on experiences

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