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A Hiking Discovery of Lake Superior’s Upper Peninsula – June 2017
June 18 @ 8:00 am - June 25 @ 5:00 pm$2149
A Hiking Discovery along Lake Superior’s Upper Peninsula
June 18- 25, 2017 (Road Scholar® #21937RJ)
Features hikes along Lake Superior’s Upper Peninsula.
Led by noted experts, enjoy a unique experience through daily walks and field trips along Lake Superior’s shores on Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Learn about natural history, geology, plant and animal life, human impacts including logging, mining, and commercial fishing, current challenges, and cultural connections. Absorb a wealth of knowledge amid beautiful settings as we walk along the shorelines of North America’s largest Great Lake.
Double Occupancy: $2149
Multiple field trips or walks per day, up to 6 miles; much of the terrain will be unpaved trails in state parks and natural areas with rocks, roots, uneven surfaces.
- Learn from two of the most knowledgeable local experts on Lake Superior, authors of 25 books, accomplished educators, and senior instructors on their 5 year anniversary walk around the lake.
- Encounter beach flats, dunes, forests, islands, mountains, parks, wilderness areas and more along either the Minnesota shoreline on the dates that explore Lake Superior’s northern shores or the Wisconsin and Michigan shorelines on the dates that explore Lake Superior’s southern shores.
- Meet and talk with local residents in small towns and communities along the way.