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Extended & Day Trips

Come travel with us as we explore different areas of the United States on one of our extended trips (those that are overnight for a number of days). We also offer a variety of day trips. If you are interested in a trip, be sure to book early as they fill up quickly.

We look forward to making travel memories with you!

 Day Trips

Jun
7
Wed
Ohio River Lunch Cruise – SOLD OUT
Jun 7 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 pm

Cruise down the Ohio River on the BELLE OF CINCINNATI RIVERBOAT
for a scenic ride while enjoying lunch. Then visit the
NATIONAL UNDERGROUND RAILROAD FREEDOM CENTER.
There will be a stop for dinner, on your own, before returning home.
The cost of the trip is $114 pp and is due in full at the time of
reservation. The trip includes cruise, lunch, and admission to the
National Underground Railroad Freedom Center. Check in at
8:00am, return at 9:00pm. Reservations no later than May 10, 2017

Jun
21
Wed
Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park and Gerald Ford Museum
Jun 21 @ 6:00 am – 8:30 pm

Take in a day of adventure at Fredrick Meijer Gardens & Sculpture
Park. The gardens and park provide a masterpiece of art and
nature that delight your senses with an endless kaleidoscope of
colors and textures that will inspire as your tour by foot and tram
and enjoy lunch in the Taste of the Gardens Café. After, you will
travel to the Gerald Ford Museum to view the permanent exhibit,
which allows visitors to experience highlights from President and
Mrs. Ford’s lives. Advance registration with $105 pp fee required
by May 31. Fee includes all admission fees, lunch voucher, and
transportation. Dinner is on your own. Check in at 6:00am,
return 8:30 pm.

Jul
13
Thu
Ohio River Lunch Cruise (SOLD OUT)
Jul 13 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 pm

Ohio River Lunch Cruise on the Belle of Cincinnati Riverboat

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Cruise down the Ohio River on a majestic and ornate beauty in ultimate comfort and luxury surrounded by a lavish Victorian décor.  Each level is climate-controlled with an elevator for access to each level.  Enjoy the Captain’s Lunch Buffet while viewing the scenery on the Ohio river.

Then visit the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center. The center celebrates the heroes who created the secret network through which the enslaved could escape to freedom, the Underground Railroad.

We’ll stop for dinner at your own expense at Bob Evan’s before returning home.

The cost of the trip is $114 pp and is due in full at the time of reservation.  The trip includes transportation in a top-quality motor coach, cruise, lunch buffet, and admission to the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center.  Check in at 8:00am, depart at 8:30am and return at approx. 9:00pm. Reservations no later than June 16, 2017   Activity Level:  Light Walking

Jul
27
Thu
Greektown Casino
Jul 27 @ 8:00 am – 6:00 pm

Travel to the Motor City, via motor coach. Enjoy their International
Buffet and gift shops, and play the slot machinesincluding over
180 gaming tables, cinema, and more. Advance registration and
$33 pp by June 30. Fee includes transportation with $20 back
upon arrival to start playing. Check in at 8:00am, return at 6:00pm

Aug
24
Thu
Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad and Stan Hywet Gardens & Conservatory (SOLD OUT)
Aug 24 @ 7:00 am – 9:30 pm

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad & Stan Hywet Gardens & Conservatory

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Board the train for a scenic ride through the Cyahoga Valley National Park while enjoying lunch. The Cuyahoga Valley National Park is 33,000 acres of land that is part of the National Park system.  Enjoy a 3 hour trip through the park while enjoying a box lunch.

Next explore the Gardens, Conservatory and Butterfly House at Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens.             Each of the gardens at Stan Hywet provides its own magic and history for visitors.  One of the most beloved is the English Garden.  The dramatic color and blooms in each garden change with the seasons, giving visitors hours of enjoyment and wonderful photo opportunities.

We will have dinner before departing for home.

The cost of the trip is $114 pp and is due in full at the time of reservation.  The trip includes transportation in a top-quality motor coach, train ride, lunch, tour of gardens, and dinner Check in at 7:00 am, depart at 7:30 am and return at approx. 9:30 pm. Reservations no later than July 28, 2017  Activity Level:  Moderate Walking

Sep
7
Thu
“The Wilds” for a Safari Tour
Sep 7 @ 7:00 am – 10:00 pm

The Wilds for a Safari Tour

Thursday, Sept 7, 2017

Board an Open-Air safari bus for the Wilds’ premium experience.  Knowledgeable guides will take you through open-range animal areas, where you’ll see rhinos, giraffes, camels, Cheetahs, zebra, and many other rare and endangered animals roaming in large, natural settings.  You will enjoy lunch at the Overlook Café where you can watch animals roaming while you dine.

The cost of the trip is $117 pp and is due in full at the time of reservation.  The trip includes transportation in a top-quality motor coach, safari tour at the Wilds in an Open-Air bus, and lunch. We will stop for dinner at your own expense on the way back home.  Check in at 7:00 am, depart at 7:30 am and return at approx. 10:00 pm. Reservations no later than Aug. 7, 2017  Activity Level:  Light Walking

Sep
13
Wed
Indian’s vs Tigers Baseball Game
Sep 13 @ 8:00 am – 6:00 pm

Wednesday, September 13, Cleveland, Ohio
Includes all you can eat & infield club seating
Cost $140 pp paid with reservation due by Aug. 11

Sep
28
Thu
Amish Country Tour in Holmes County
Sep 28 @ 7:00 am – 7:30 pm

Amish Country Tour in Holmes County

Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017

We will visit the Farm at Walnut Creek for a wagon ride, and feed animals from around the world! Then visit the replica Amish home and enjoy cookies in the kitchen.  Next you will enjoy lunch in Amish home for a family style feast.  Next depart for the back roads, stop by an Amish broom maker shop and watch her make her beautiful brooms and enjoy the cute little store. Our next stop will be Miller’s Dry Goods and Quilts in Charm, Ohio.  The men can go up to Keim Lumber Building Center. Our final stop for the day will be at Heinis Cheese and Kauffman Bakery with cheese and bakery samples.  Pick up a snack to enjoy on the way home.

The cost of the trip is $95 pp and is due in full at the time of reservation.  The trip includes transportation in a top-quality motor coach, guided tour, lunch, and samples.  Check in at 7:00 am, depart at 7:30 am and return at approx. 7:30 pm. Reservations no later than Sept 8, 2017    Activity Level:  Light Walking

Oct
5
Thu
Progressive Wine Tour
Oct 5 @ 7:00 am – 9:00 pm

Progressive Wine Tour

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Enjoy a 4 Course Progressive lunch at 4 wineries Ashtabula, Ohio; Napa Valley of the East!  Start your progressive wine tour at The Winery at Spring Hill Orchard, an upscale country winery and enjoy three samples of wine and a breakfast pastry.  Next visit Grand River Cellars Winery and Restaurant and start with a wonderful lunch that includes a ½ chicken dinner with cheesecake, and then enjoy a wine tasting featuring ice wine.  Your next stop will be at Lakehouse Inn & Winery located right on the shore of Lake Erie with breathtaking views of the lake.  Enjoy a selection of cheese & crackers to accompany their fine selection of 3 wines.  We will end our day at Debonne Winery, Ohio’s largest estate winery.  Enjoy tasting 3 wines served with crackers then experience an interesting and leisurely tour of the underground facilities.  The hand-hewn oak barrels shiny stainless tanks and presses, are all state of the art equipment.

The cost of the trip is $125.00 pp and is due in full at the time of reservation.  The trip includes transportation in a top-quality motor coach, wine tasting and progressive lunch at 4 wineries.    Check in at 7:00 am, depart at 7:30 am and return at approx. 9:00 pm. Reservations no later than Sept. 1, 2017

 

 

Oct
19
Thu
Ohio River Lunch Cruise
Oct 19 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 pm

Cruise down the Ohio River on the BELLE OF CINCINNATI RIVERBOAT
for a scenic ride while enjoying lunch. Then visit the
NATIONAL UNDERGROUND RAILROAD FREEDOM CENTER.
There will be a stop for dinner, on your own, before returning home.
The cost of the trip is $114 pp and is due in full at the time of
reservation. The trip includes cruise, lunch, and admission to the
National Underground Railroad Freedom Center. Check in at
8:00am, return at 9:00pm. Reservations no later than September 1, 2017

Trip Policies

50 North Extended Trip Policy
50 North travel is for adults 50+

When you are interested in a trip, please pay the deposit that is required at the time you make your reservation and pay the balance by the due date.

50 North reserves the right to cancel a trip for any reason. In the event that 50 North cancels a trip, money will be re- funded in a timely manner.

Guest cancellations AFTER the final payment date WILL NOT BE REFUNDED. If you are concerned about the possibility of a last minute cancellation, we recommend purchasing trip cancellation insurance when available.

Day Trip Policy

Full Payment must accompany reservations for all day trips.

No refunds will be made after 2 weeks prior to the scheduled trip.

50 North will not be held liable for delays caused by acts of God, public enemies, riots, strikes, authority of law, accidents, break downs, road conditions or other cause beyond our control and does not guarantee to arrive at or depart from any point at a specified time.

No alcohol, drugs, smoking, or weapons.

When traveling with another tour company, their trip policy takes precedence.

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