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BEGINS IN: BISHOP, CALIFORNIA

Sierra Nevada Adventure: Exploring John Muir’s Range of Light on Horseback

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Program #10322RJ
5 Days | 4 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
While all of our learning adventures offer extraordinary value, our "Best Value" programs were rated by our participants themselves who thought their dollar went particularly far.
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
3:00 PM hotel check in time. 4:00-5:00 PM meet in hotel lobby for Road Scholar registration.
You will be staying at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites that night.
Location: Bishop, California
Nearest city or town: Reno, Nevada
Nearest highway: US Hwy 395
Nearest airport: Reno International Airport

End of Program
Aug 28, 2014
Program ends approximately 1:00 PM after ride back to pack station and lunch. Depart from pack station by van back to Bishop (if pre-arranged at pack station) or own vehicle.
You will be staying at the Sierra Nevada Campsite the night before.
Location: Rock Creek Meadow
Nearest city or town: Bishop
Nearest highway: US 395
Nearest airport: Mammoth Lakes
Type: Full Service Hotel

Contact info:
636 N Main St
Bishop, CA 93514 USA
phone: 760-872-2423
web: www.ihg.com/holidayinnexpress/hotels/us/en/bishop/bshop/hoteldetail/

Room amenities: Hairdryers, coffee makers, voice mail, iron and ironing board.

Facility amenities: Indoor pool, sauna, whirlpool, fitness room and coin laundry.

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

Additional nights before: Contact hotel
Hotel is often busy on weekends. Rooms may not be available. The Road Scholar rate is not guaranteed.

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Type: Tents

Contact info:
Rock Creek Meadow
Sierra Nevada, CA 0000 USA
phone: NA0-0 0-0-0/ x0-
Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Bathroom: Shared facilities.


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Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
4 nights of accommodations
12 meals: 4 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4 dinners
2 Expert-led lectures
6 Hands-on experiences
1 Performances

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4.7
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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