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POTOSI, MISSOURI

Canoeing, Horses, Outdoor Exploration and Summer Fun with Your Grandchild

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Program #14633RJ
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.

Program intended for grandchildren from 10 - 12 years of age.

You and your young learner will grow closer while you participate in great, fun activities, at YMCA Trout Lodge, a family camp/conference center in the foothills of the eastern Ozarks. Begin by learning about rocks and minerals, and then head off into some of the world's largest granite boulders. Enjoy a campfire with s'mores and other activities, and get comfortable riding a horse in our arena before heading out on a trail ride through hardwood forests.


Highlights

• Enjoy a half-day Ozark style canoe trip down the scenic Courtois River.
• Challenge yourself by climbing a 50-foot Alpine Tower and feel like you are flying on the Alpine Swing.
• Spend time at our Triangle Y Ranch meeting and learning about the horses.
Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.

Activity Notes

Walking up to two miles on uneven terrain. Horseback riding up to three hours.

Coordinated by YMCA of Greater St. Louis/Trout Lodge.


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5 nights of accommodations
14 meals: 4 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
3 Expert-led lectures
2 Field trips
4 Hands-on experiences
2 Performances

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4.9
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