Pennsylvania's Grand Canyon
Adventure into a Fall Foliage Wonder!
Day 1: Join us as we begin our fall foliage adventure to the great state of Pennsylvania!
Day 2: Learn about the lumber industry and maple syrup today with a tour of the Pennsylvania Lumber Museum and Maple Farm. Our home for the next 3 nights is in Wellsboro, PA.
Day 3: Today, we’ll explore above, below and all around the canyon! Marvel at the views atop the canyon. Enjoy a Cowboy Cookout before boarding ole’ covered wagons as we travel along the bottom of the canyon. After a rest at the hotel, we’ll travel to Cherry Springs, named best place on Earth for stargazing. Listen and watch as our astronomer shows great views of the Milky Way, planets, and hard-to-see astronomical objects and phenomena.
Day 4: Learn all about glass this morning at the Corning Museum of Glass. You’ll see more than 3,500 years of history displayed in the Glass Collection Galleries with a docent led tour of the museum. Create your own water glass at an etching class. Each person will receive a gift card for use at lunch and the gift shop! Visit a famous bee aviary to learn about honey production. The afternoon and evening is yours to explore and enjoy downtown Wellsboro, where you step back in time as you walk this charming town. Visit Dunham’s Department Store, open for over 100 years. Take in a show at the art deco Arcada Theatre or visit Highlands Chocolate Shop for a special sweet!
Day 5: As we make our way west, we stop at the Kinzua Skywalk, one of the top 10 most beautiful skywalks in the world. Visit August Wendell, where master die engravers illuminate metal into an art form.
Day 6: A stop at Sauder Village for a delicious lunch before our return to the Midwest Conference Center.
11 Meals: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 2 dinners.
October 14 - 19, 2018
PRICE: Per Person
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