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SHAWNEE ON DELAWARE, PENNSYLVANIA

Delaware Water Gap With Your Grandkids: Canoe, Kayak and Raft

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Program #14842RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
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 13 - 17 years of age.

Learn to paddle by canoe, kayak and raft with your grandchildren down the Delaware River, the longest free-flowing river in the eastern U.S. It’s a perfect location for an introduction to boating skills and water safety. Discover the high ridges of the Delaware Water Gap, where the river cuts through the Poconos. Explore new segments of river on different watercraft with experts in the local geography and biodiversity.


Highlights

• Learn basic boating and safety skills before embarking by kayak, canoe and raft down different sections of the Delaware River.
• Enjoy explorations of the local woods, hills and waterways with a supervisory park ranger.
• Take advantage of the sublime outdoor setting to enjoy a campfire, swim, play tennis, volleyball or golf, fish and much more.
Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.

Activity Notes

Walking up to two miles varied terrain; canoe/kayak up to six miles, some Class I rapids; elevation gains of 1,000 ft.

Coordinated by Shawnee Institute.


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

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