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BEGINS IN: ST. CHARLES, MISSOURI

On the Road: Following In the Footsteps of Lewis and Clark from Missouri to Oregon

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Program #4002RJ
18 Days | 17 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderate
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 28, 2013
Hotel check in and program registration is between 3:00 and 4:00 PM. Program orientation begins at 4:00 PM, followed by dinner at 5:30 PM.
You will be staying at the Country Inn & Suites that night.
Location: St. Charles, MO
Nearest airport: St Louis, MO

End of Program
Aug 14, 2013
Program ends after breakfast (available from 6:00 - 9:00 AM). Hotel check out by 12:00 PM.
You will be staying at the Clarion Hotel- Portland International Airport the night before.
Location: Portland, OR
Nearest highway: I-84 and I-5
Nearest airport: Portland International Airport (PDX)
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: Situated on Main Street in the historic area of St. Charles with its sidewalks lined with real brick streets. Main Street has long been the hub of commercial activity for St. Charles and boasts a bevy of shops, restaurants and businesses.

Contact info:
1190 South Main Street
St. Charles, MO 63301 USA
phone: 636-724-5555
web: www.countryinns.com/saint-charles-hotel-mo-63301/mostchar

Room amenities: Each room features complimentary high-speed Internet access, a 39'' flat screen TV, a data port, a microwave, a refrigerator, a hairdryer, large work space with desk, iron/ironing board, and in-room coffee maker.

Facility amenities: Featuring 86 spacious guest rooms, the Country Inn & Suites St. Charles provides guests with complimentary high-speed Internet access, Fitness Center, Business Center, heated indoor pool and whirlpool as well as a daily breakfast buffet. Additional amenities include valet laundry service, on-site parking and a USA Today newspaper on weekdays.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Call hotel for best rate
Please identify yourself as a Road Scholar participant.

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Type: Hotel

Description: Hotel is perched along Lake Mayes near the Columbia River, offering bird-watching pleasures as well as ready access to downtown Portland, 10 miles away. Walking path nearby.

Contact info:
11518 NE Glenn Widing Drive
Portland, OR 97220 USA
phone: 503-252-2222
web: www.clarionhotel.com/hotel-portland-oregon-OR166

Room amenities: Air conditioning, cable/satellite, TV, refrigerator, coffee/tea maker, hair dryer, microwave, high speed Internet access, clock radio and iron/ironing board.

Facility amenities: Indoor heated pool, hot tub, exercise room, business center, on-site guest laundry, meeting rooms and complimentary airport shuttle. Hotel is handicap accessible.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: Call hotel directly
The hotel offers a special rate for participants, based upon availability. Make reservations by calling 503-252-2222 for early arrivals or stay-overs. Be sure to mention you are with the Road Scholar group.

Check out time: 12:00 PM

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Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
17 nights of accommodations
49 meals: 17 breakfasts, 16 lunches, 16 dinners
11 Expert-led lectures
26 Field trips

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4.9
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