Great American Get-Together in the Colorado Rocky Mountains
Program No. 21596RJ
8 days
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8 days
7 nights
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At a Glance

Join Road Scholar and revel in the pioneer spirit of Snowmass and Aspen, Colo., as we bring together lifelong learners from around the country amid spectacular scenery and the changing fall colors of the Colorado Rockies. This celebration of learning and adventure will combine museums, expert lectures, hikes, jeep adventures, river rafting and even a balloon festival! Enrich your experience with lectures by local experts about the history of the area, challenges to the natural environment and the most extensive archaeological dig in U.S. history — plus delight in a final dinner together while you enjoy an entertaining and educational cap to your week in beautiful Snowmass and Aspen.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Witness the highest-elevation balloon festival in America, the Snowmass Balloon Festival. You’ll see spectacular morning flights and an evening lighted ascension and concert.
  • Experience the “top of it all” with field trips to the Continental Divide and the world-famous and breathtaking view of the “Maroon Bells.”
  • Choose to hike, bike or take jeep rides in the spectacular Rocky Mountains, then go on an exhilarating rafting adventure on the Colorado River in Glenwood Canyon.

General Notes

Program limited to 150 participants, divided into smaller groups for most activities.
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