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STRATHCONA PROVINCIAL PARK, BRITISH COLUMBIA


Wilderness Adventure on Vancouver Island

Program #: 17675RJ
Outdoor Adventures, Misc.; Water Sports

Prices for this date starting at: $880 per person

ACTIVITY
LEVEL:
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4 nights
5 days

Date Selected:


7/17/2011



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  • Small Group

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Start of Program:


Arrivals to Campbell River, BC, Canada - check-in after 4:00 p.m.

 You will be staying at the Strathcona Park Lodge that night.



End of Program:


Independent departures from Campbell River, BC, Canada after breakfast.

 You will be staying at the Strathcona Park Lodge the night before.



Required documents


You will be sent a Road Scholar Health and Safety form prior to the program start date. This form is required and must be completed and returned to the address shown on the document prior to your attendance in the program. Visit www.travel.state.gov/travel/cbpmc/cbpmc_2223.html for up-to-date info. A signed waiver is required from participants.



Passport
This information pertains to participants holding U.S. passports. All others should contact Participant Services at 1-800-454-5768 for requirements.
A passport is required for this program.

 Your passport must not expire for at least 1 months after the return date of the program.



Travel Visa
A travel visa is not required for this program.




Required innoculations:


Yes: Tetanus shot within the last ten years.



Parking availability:


Available parking adjacent to all accommodation.




Transportation Information:
 
To Start of Program
 

Location:

 

Campbell River, BC

 

Nearest city or town:

 

Campbell River, BC

 

Nearest highway:

Hwy 28

 

Nearest airport:

 

Campbell River

 
From End of Program
 

Location:

Campbell River, BC

    (

Additional transportation information same as above

)
Getting There
 

Campbell River Bus Station

 

From Bus Terminal

 
 

Service:

 

Commercial Van/Shuttle
Campbell River Airporter Shuttle
phone: 250-286-3000
Advanced Reservations Required

 

Per Person/One Way:

 

Approx $80
Prices are subject to change.

 

Travel Time:

 

45 - 60 minutes 

 

Distance:

 

40 kms/25 miles

   

Shuttle will pick up/drop off at Campbell River bus station. Contact Greyhound Canada: 1-800-661-8747; www.greyhound.ca/home for bus schedules and rates from Vancouver (and other locations) to Campbell River.

 

Campbell River Airport

 

From Airport

 
 

Service:

 

Commercial Van/Shuttle
Campbell River Airporter Shuttle
phone: 250-286-3000
Advanced Reservations Required

 

Per Person/One Way:

 

Approx $80
Prices are subject to change.

 

Travel Time:

 

45 - 60 minutes 

 

Distance:

 

40 kms/25 miles

   

Shuttle will pick up at Campbell River airport and transfer to Strathcona Park Lodge. Call ahead for times and current rates. Flights are available from Vancouver to Campbell River through Pacific Coastal airlines: 1-800-663-2872; www.pacific-coastal.com OR Central Mountain Air: 1-888-865-8585; www.flycma.com/index.html. Float plane flights available between Vancouver and Campbell River with Vancouver Island Air: 1-877-331-2433; viair@island.net

 
Driving Directions
 

By Ferry

BC Ferries operates daily, year-round ferry service between mainland British Columbia and Vancouver Island. Contact: 1-888-BCFERRY or www.bcferries.com MV Coho sails daily, all year round, between Port Angeles and Victoria. Contact: Black Ball Transport Inc. Tel: (250) 386-2202 in Victoria, Tel: (360) 457-4491 in Port Angeles, www.cohoferry.com

 

By Plane

Service from Vancouver to Campbell River through Pacific Coastal: 1-800-663-2872 www.pacific-coastal.com

 

Vancouver by car

When coming from Vancouver, take BC Ferries from Tsawassen (south of Vancouver) or Horseshoe Bay (North Vancouver) to Nanaimo. Follow Highway 19 north to Campbell River, then take Highway 28 west towards Gold River. Strathcona Park Lodge & Outdoor Education Centre is located just after the 40 km marker (about a 40 minute drive).


The prices listed for commercial services and facilities that are not included in the program cost, such as airport shuttles or extra nights lodging, are subject to change without notice. Since Road Scholar cannot guarantee the accuracy of these prices, we strongly suggest contacting the companies directly for the most up-to-date information.
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