Tours and Travel

Boundary Waters Canoe Expedition - SOLD OUT!

The Boundary waters in northern Minnesota is the largest wilderness area east of the Rocky Mountains and north of the Florida Everglades. The more than 1 million acres contains over 1200 miles of canoe routes and over 2000 individual campsites. Challenge yourself physically and unplug yourself mentally as you spend 6 days paddling this pristine wilderness with 2 guides who combined have completed more than 20 trips in this natural wonderland. Price includes transportation from Manitowoc, all food in the wilderness, and all necessary equipment. Personal gear excluded.

  • Travel Dates: Saturday, June 3 through Thursday, June 8, 2017
  • Fee: $650
  • Group leader: Bruce Peters (retired UW-Manitowoc). Bruce has led various outdoor trips over the past 4 years as co-advisor to the UW-Manitowoc Extreme Outdoors Club.
  • To Register: Click here to register online, or call 920-683-4702 for more information.


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New York City Theatre Tour - 2018

Please contact Suzanne Lawrence if you would like to be on the waiting list. 

New Travel Dates Just Added!

May 30 - June 3, 2018 -or- June 6 - June 10, 2018 

In five adventure-filled days, you and a group of like-minded travelers will experience three outstanding Broadway performances. You’ll spend four nights in a conveniently located hotel on Times Square. You’ll see many of the city’s most popular attractions guided by our trip leaders or you can explore the city on your own! Be a part of this year’s exciting adventure in one of America’s most vibrant and diverse cities.

The price for the trip includes the following items:

  • Coach and air transportation to Milwaukee and New York
  • Three plays
  • Four nights at the Marriott Marquis Hotel conveniently located on Times Square
  • Group tours of some of New York’s many “must see” attractions with Jane Marx
  • Optional excursions with your trip leaders (at an additional cost)
  • Plenty of free time to explore
  • Departure dates: (Group 1) Wednesday, May 30 - Sunday, June 3, 2018 -or-  (Group 2) Wednesday, June 6 - Sunday, June 10, 2018 
    (Departs UW-Manitowoc campus to Mitchell International Airport. Note: Fox Valley residents will depart from UW-Fox Valley.)
  • Fee: To be announced for 2018. The 2017 price is $2,199 (based on double occupancy). This is subject to change based on airfare and other increases to hotel, etc. for 2018.
    • Add $650 for single occupancy.
  • Group leaders:  
    • Group 1) Susan Rabideau, UW-Fox Valley Professor of Theatre and Communications Arts/Theatre Director; and Bil Stachour (New York City navigator);
    • Group 2) Suzanne Lawrence, Regional Director of Continuing Education
  • Register: Please contact Suzanne Lawrence for registration information.

New York Theater Tour 2019 Dates Coming Soon