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6 Days | 5 Nights
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. 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.

Incredible Edibles and Traditional Medicinals
Join an experienced “wildcrafter” to encounter the greatest diversity of plant species in North America. Learn what Indians and settlers used for food, medicine, dye, crafts, and more plus herb-lore of Appalachia’s “Medicine Men” and “Granny Women.”

Things That Go Bump In The Night
The Boogeyman, Witches, and Mountain Haints! Get a tingle up your spine with famous, infamous, traditional, and even personal superstitions, ghost stories, and ballads with a noted folklorist and musician steeped in local culture.

Humor and Stress
Energize yourself with the laughter and humor found in everyday living. Learn strategies to utilize the effects of laughter to de-stress, brighten your attitudes, and enrich your relationships by increasing your HQ (Humor Quotient).

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Weather permitting there will be a walking excursion through a mountain garden over uneven terrain, one hill on paved road, entire walk less than a mile.

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Minimal walking and standing on this program.

Coordinated by Intentional Growth Center.

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5 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
14 Expert-led lectures
1 Field trips
2 Performances


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