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Road Scholar

Road Scholar is the name for the programs developed and offered by Elderhostel, Inc., the not-for-profit world leader in lifelong learning since 1975.Our mission is to empower adults to explore the world's places, peoples, cultures and ideas, and in doing so more about themselves.   A fellowship of learning and the joy of discovery are the hallmarks of the Road Scholar experience.

Road Scholar, the not-for-profit leader in educational travel since 1975, offers 5,500 educational tours in all 50 states and 150 countrires. Alongside local and renowned experts, experience in-depth and behind-the-scenes learning opportunities, from cultural tours and study cuises to walking, biking and more.

To register, contact the National Road Scholar Office at 1-877-426-8056 or online at For more information, email or call 828-452-2881, ext 384, or (toll free) 1-800-482-1442, ext 384. For a full program description, please visit, or select your program below. Directions to Lake Junaluska.