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TUSTIN, MICHIGAN

Fur, Fins and Feathers: Hiking, Fishing and Creative Arts

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Program #2546RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
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.
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 9 - 12 years of age.

Enjoy learning about Michigan's flora and fauna through interpretive outdoor hikes, fishing, hands-on science activities and creative arts during this intergenerational program. Local experts and staff from MSU and Kettunen Center provide professional instruction in fishing and wildlife, science-based environmental activities, live music and storytelling.


Highlights

• Go fishing on Center Lake and explore four miles of groomed trails through forest, wetland and field habitats — an excellent environment for observing wildlife, plants and local ecology.
• Connect nature and the arts by writing, drawing and recording memories of what you’ve experienced.
• Practice the art of storytelling, exploring the use of voice techniques, gestures and props to make your stories more compelling.

Program Notes

Basic fishing equipment provided, personal gear encouraged.

Activity Notes

Moderate hiking up to two miles on rolling terrain.

Coordinated by Kettunen Center.


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5 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
11 Expert-led lectures
7 Field trips
22 Hands-on experiences
4 Performances

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5
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