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STEVENSON, WASHINGTON

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Program #18479RJ
4 Days | 3 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
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
Apr 21, 2014
Hotel registration begins at 4:00 PM. Road Scholar registration is from 4:00 - 5:00 PM. The program activities begin with dinner at 6:00 PM.
You will be staying at the Skamania Lodge that night.
Location: Stevenson, WA
Nearest highway: WA SR14
Nearest airport: Portland International

End of Program
Apr 24, 2014
Program ends after breakfast. Hotel check out by 12:00 PM.
You will be staying at the Skamania Lodge the night before.
Location: Stevenson, WA
Additional transportation information same as above.
Type: Resort

Description: In 1986, Congress passed an act that created the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area. This scenic area was created to protect natural, scenic and cultural resources and to stimulate the economy of the Gorge region. The mission statement within the act called for a lodge and meeting center to be built - Skamania Lodge. Located on 175 wooded acres overlooking the Columbia River Gorge and Cascade Mountains Skamania Lodge is home to original local artwork, ceramics and petroglyph rubbings depicting Native American history of the Columbia River Gorge and to the USDA Forest Service - who has a permanent presence at the Lodge, providing information, interpretive services and occasionally guided hikes along private trails.

Contact info:
1131 SW Skamania Lodge Way
Stevenson, WA 98648 USA
phone: 800-221-7117
web: www.skamania.com

Room amenities: Forest view with two double beds or one king bed with in-room coffee makers, hairdryer, iron and ironing board, terrycloth robes, Wi-Fi & data ports, in-room dining service available and windows that open to the fresh mountain air.

Facility amenities: Complimentary wireless internet in guestrooms, complimentary USA Today (Monday - Friday) and apples in the Gorge Room, complimentary gourmet coffee & Tazo tea in main lobby, access to three scenic on site hiking trails, tennis, basketball and volleyball (grass) courts, complimentary use of adult street bikes, fitness center, indoor swimming pool, Jacuzzis and saunas, and outdoor hot tub with sun deck, library featuring books, periodicals and board games. Recreational information available at the on site US Forest Service Information Center & at the Concierge desk.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Call resort for current rate
Please contact resort for current Road Scholar rate.

Check in time: 4:00 PM

Type: Resort

Description: In 1986, Congress passed an act that created the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area. This scenic area was created to protect natural, scenic and cultural resources and to stimulate the economy of the Gorge region. The mission statement within the act called for a lodge and meeting center to be built - Skamania Lodge. Located on 175 wooded acres overlooking the Columbia River Gorge and Cascade Mountains Skamania Lodge is home to original local artwork, ceramics and petroglyph rubbings depicting Native American history of the Columbia River Gorge and to the USDA Forest Service - who has a permanent presence at the Lodge, providing information, interpretive services and occasionally guided hikes along private trails.

Contact info:
1131 SW Skamania Lodge Way
Stevenson, WA 98648 USA
phone: 800-221-7117
web: www.skamania.com

Room amenities: Forest view with two double beds or one king bed with in-room coffee makers, hairdryer, iron and ironing board, terrycloth robes, Wi-Fi & data ports, in-room dining service available and windows that open to the fresh mountain air.

Facility amenities: Complimentary wireless internet in guestrooms, complimentary USA Today (Monday - Friday) and apples in the Gorge Room, complimentary gourmet coffee & Tazo tea in main lobby, access to three scenic on site hiking trails, tennis, basketball and volleyball (grass) courts, complimentary use of adult street bikes, fitness center, indoor swimming pool, Jacuzzis and saunas, and outdoor hot tub with sun deck, library featuring books, periodicals and board games. Recreational information available at the on site US Forest Service Information Center & at the Concierge desk.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: Call resort for current rate
Please contact resort for current Road Scholar rate.

Check out time: 12:00 PM

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
3 nights of accommodations
8 meals: 3 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 3 dinners
5 Expert-led lectures
1 Field trips
3 Hands-on experiences

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4.4
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