Trips

 

A DAY IN THE NATION’S CAPITAL, WASHINGTON DC

Museums, Monuments & Memorials, Oh My! – Create your own itinerary to enjoy a day on your own in the Nation’s Capital.  The choice is up to you, whether you immerse yourself in the history and culture of the Smithsonian Institute’s newest museum, The African American History and Culture Museum, or take the time to remember and reflect at the Vietnam Veteran’s Memorial, or just simply gaze upon the Washington Monument while taking in all the amazing architecture that surrounds the National Mall.  However you choose to spend your time, the day is sure to not disappoint. Children may attend with an adult.   Registration fee includes roundtrip transportation. Cost: $40

Date:     Saturday, September 22, 2018
Depart: Queen Anne’s County High School at 8:00 am
Depart: Kent Island Park & Ride (next to Western Auto) at 8:30 am
Return: Approximately 7:00 pm

Registration Deadline:  Friday, August 17, 2018

Program #180006


LURAY CAVERNS

Bring the family or friends to discover one of nature’s finest creations.  More than 4,000,000 centuries in the making Luray Caverns is the largest, most popular cavers in the Eastern United States.    See spectacular stalactite and stalagmite formation such as Saracen’s Tent, Giant’s Hall, Dream Lake, Titania’s Veil and you won’t believe your ears when you hear that Stalacpipe Organ play!  After the cavern tour enjoy time on your own to explore the other attractions on site.  Bring a bag lunch or enjoy lunch on your own at one of the two cafes on site.  Registration fee includes round trip transportation, guided tour of Luray Caverns, and self-guided tours of Luray Valley Museum, Car & Carriage Caravan, & Toy Town Junction. This trip requires a moderate activity level and may be strenuousCost $65

(Also available on site, additional fees will apply, Gem Mining Sluice, Garden Maze, Ropes & Adventure Course.) 

Date: Saturday, October 20, 2018
Depart: Queen Anne’s County High School at 8:00am
Depart: Kent Island Park & Ride (next to Western Auto) at 8:30am
Return: Approximately 7:30 pm

Registration Deadline:  Friday, September 14, 2018

Program #180007


NEW YORK CITY CHRISTMAS, YOUR WAY!

Enjoy the day on your own in one of the most amazing cities in the world but leave the hassle of driving (and parking!) to us!  Whether you enjoy endless shopping, world-class museums, the Broadway lights or culturally rich sight-seeing & food there is plenty to see and do!  Children may attend with an adult.  Registration fee includes round trip transportation. Cost: $75

Date: Saturday, December 1, 2018
Depart: Kent Island Park & Ride (next to Western Auto) at 6:00am
Depart: Queen Anne’s County High School at 6:30am
Return: Approximately 11:00 pm

Registration Deadline: Friday, November 9, 2018

Program #180008


 BUS TRIP GUIDELINES

A volunteer(s) will be sought to act as trip chaperone on a first come first serve basis.  As compensation for performing chaperone duties the volunteer(s) will attend free of charge.  If you are interested in volunteering as chaperone please contact the Queen Anne’s County Parks & Recreation, 410-758-0835 x. 2532 or email Stacy Voorhees at svoorhees@qac.org.

 

Queen Anne’s County Department of Parks & Recreation reserves the right to cancel a trip at any time if it does not meet the minimum registration requirement by the registration deadline.  At which time all registered participants will receive a full refund. (A minimum of 35 participants are required by the posted deadline for each trip to continue.)

 

Refunds will not be issued unless your trip package can be resold or the trip is cancelled and cannot be rescheduled.  Refunds will not be issued until after the trip takes place and may take up to 2 weeks to process.  (Exceptions due to severe injury or illness will be at the discretion of the Department of Parks & Recreation  management.)

 

A Queen Anne’s County Department of Parks & Recreation Waiver & Release form must be signed by every participant.  If the participant is a minor, the form must be signed by a parent or guardian.