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TRESCOTT, MAINE

Chickadees, Grouse, Puffins and More: A Birder’s Dream in Downeast Maine

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Program #21046RJ
6 Days | 5 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
Aug 24, 2014
6:00 pm at Prince Cottage at Roosevelt Cottage International Park and Conference Center
You will be staying at the Roosevelt Campobello International Park Conference Center that night.
Location: Campobello Island
Nearest city or town: Lubec, Maine
Nearest highway: Route 189 and US Route 1
Nearest airport: Bangor, Maine

End of Program
Aug 29, 2014
11:00 AM (EDT) at Roosevelt Cottage International Park
You will be staying at the Roosevelt Campobello International Park Conference Center the night before.
Location: Campobello Island
Additional transportation information same as above.
Type: Conference Center

Description: A conference center consisting of several large 'cottages' set in 2800 acres of natural park. The original F.D. Roosevelt summer home and Visitor Centre are the centerpiece. You'll stay right in the Park for easy access to birding. The surrounding Park areas contain forest, bog, salt water coves, tidal marshs,open fields with many species of birds. There are viewing platforms overlooking the sea and board walks through the bogs.

Contact info:
Route 774
Campobello Island, NB Canada Canada
phone: 506-752-2922
web: www.fdr.net

Room amenities: Bathrooms are generally ensuite.

Facility amenities: The cottages you will stay in were those of the rich friends of the Franklin Roosevelts. They have been restored to their glory with period wallpaper, plush carpeting, and every room with an ensuite bath. Kitchens with all facilities (friges for medicines, etc.), living rooms with TV, porches, and laundry facilities for your use at each cottage.

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

Additional nights before:
Although it is not possible to stay at the Conference Center, you will be sent an accommodations page that will allow you to choose a place to stay in nearby towns.

Check in time: 2:00 PM

Type: Conference Center

Description: A conference center consisting of several large 'cottages' set in 2800 acres of natural park. The original F.D. Roosevelt summer home and Visitor Centre are the centerpiece. You'll stay right in the Park for easy access to birding. The surrounding Park areas contain forest, bog, salt water coves, tidal marshs,open fields with many species of birds. There are viewing platforms overlooking the sea and board walks through the bogs.

Contact info:
Route 774
Campobello Island, NB Canada Canada
phone: 506-752-2922
web: www.fdr.net

Room amenities: Bathrooms are generally ensuite.

Facility amenities: The cottages you will stay in were those of the rich friends of the Franklin Roosevelts. They have been restored to their glory with period wallpaper, plush carpeting, and every room with an ensuite bath. Kitchens with all facilities (friges for medicines, etc.), living rooms with TV, porches, and laundry facilities for your use at each cottage.

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

Additional nights after:
Although it is not possible to stay at the Conference Center, you will be sent an accommodations page that will allow you to choose a place to stay in nearby towns.

Check out time: 11:00 AM

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Included
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5 nights of accommodations
13 meals: 5 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 5 dinners
9 Expert-led lectures
12 Field trips
3 Hands-on experiences
1 Performances

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4.9
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