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Hawaiian Volcanoes Elders Retreat 2014! Run by Volcanologist Allison Payne, MS
Allison Payne, M.S. Volcanology
February 9, 2014 - February 15, 2014
Aloha! Escape the winter weather this February and come along for a fun, relaxing, educational adventure on the volcanically active Big Island of Hawaii! You will hear dynamic lectures by volcanologist Allison Payne, visit Kilauea Volcano and other volcanic sites, relax in the rainforest resort of Kalani, and make friends with other like-minded adventure seekers.
• Learn all about Hawaii’s volcanoes
• Visit the active volcanic crater of Kilauea
• Walk on lava flows
• Explore lava tubes
• Hunt for crystals on black sand beaches
• Absorb Hawaiian culture
• Make lasting friendships
The program also includes classes on Hawaiian culture, Hula lessons, yoga, native weaving, natural history, and more. There will be plenty of time to relax by the pool in the beautiful rainforest surroundings of the Kalani resort, on the southeast coast of Hawaii’s Big Island.
About the Facilitator(s)
Trip Leader Allison Payne, M.S. is a volcanologist in Anchorage, Alaska. She has worked as a naturalist park ranger, a research volcanologist, a University instructor, and has worked with Alaskan Elderhostel groups for several years. She is also a certified yoga teacher and an EMT.
Allison Payne, MS
Rates for the week: ALL INCLUSIVE
Triple Occupancy $1550
Double Occupancy $1750
Single Occupancy $2250
Rates include top-notch accommodations, three meals/day, transport to and from Hilo, day trips/tours, national and state park entrance fees, and all classes (including geology, yoga, hula lessons, Hawaiian culture, weaving, tai chi, etc.)
To register, send an email to Allison Payne/Hot Lava Retreats at firstname.lastname@example.org, or telephone Allison at (907) 632-3422. You will be sent a registration form to fill out, and will have an opportunity to ask any questions directly to Allison.
50% deposit is due by October 15.
Payment in full is due by December 1.
Payment at this time is by check only. Sorry, credit card payments cannot be processed.
Checks can be made out to “Hot Lava Retreats” and can be mailed to:
Hot Lava Retreats
2533 Brooke Drive
Anchorage, AK 99517