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classifieds ACCOMMODATIONS Best Western Plus Bradford Inn 100 Davis Street South, P.O. Box 523 Bradford, PA 16701 Phone: (814) 362-4501 Fax: (814) 362-2709 E-mail: info@bwbradford.com Web: www.bwbradford.com Discover this Bradford, PA hotel conveniently located near the Zippo Lighter/Case Knife Visitors Center, the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford, the SenecaAllegany Casino, and Holiday Valley Ski Resort. Comfort Suites & Conference Centre 229 Great Northern Road Sault Ste Marie, ON P6B 4Z2 Phone: (705) 942-2500 Fax: (705) 942-2570 Toll-Free: (800) 563-7262 Web: www.choicehotels.ca/cn912 Comfort Suites & Conference Centre -Premier All Suite Hotel in Sault Ste. Marie -Complimentary Hot Buffet Breakfast -Quattro Chophouse + Bar + Conference Centre -Ample Parking for Buses CALL: 1-800-563-7262 Ext. 307 Shaner Hotel Group 1965 Waddle Road State College, PA 16803 Phone: (404) 210-1403 Fax: (678) 264-5470 E-mail: lmartinez@shanercorp.com Web: BookYourTourGroups.com Your “One Stop Shop” for your groups. View the website or call Lisa for complete property information. All hotels are group friendly – adults and students. We Welcome Your Tour Groups!!! Travelodge Canada # 201, 609-14 Street NW Calgary, AB T2N 2A1 Phone: (403) 270-9000 Fax: (403) 270-9029 Toll-Free: (877) 999-6671 E-mail: nso@travelodge.ca Web: www.travelodge.ca Travelodge in Canada - enjoy a great sleep & friendly service. Most of our convenient locations across Canada can also provide special tour menu packages, bus parking & baggage handling. Travelodge. Nice Rooms. Great People. ATTRACTIONS Aquarium of Niagara 701 Whirlpool Street Niagara Falls, NY 14301 Phone: (716) 285-3575 Fax: (716) 285-8513 Web: www.aquariumofniagara.org A world of discovery with over 1,500 aquatic animals, sea lions, sea horses, giant Pacific octopus and a colony of Peruvian penguins. Open year round from 9 am daily. Admission Handicap accessible. BC Forest Discovery Centre 2892 Drinkwater Road Duncan, BC V9L 6C2 Phone: (250) 715-1113 Fax: (250) 715-1170 E-mail: info.bcfdc@shawlink.ca Web: www.discoveryforest.com Spend the day - ride the rails, walk the trails and see the exhibits. The Centre is a 100 acre open air museum of British Columbia’s logging and forest history. Elvis Presley’s Graceland 3734 Elvis Presley Blvd. Memphis, TN 38116 Phone: (901) 332-3322 Fax: (901) 332-1636 Toll-Free: (800) 238-2010 E-mail: glsales@elvis.com Web: www.elvis.com Take your group on the ultimate rock ‘n’ roll experience to Elvis Presley’s Graceland in Memphis. Tour Graceland mansion, step aboard Elvis’ custom jets, check out his cars and more. Group rates available. Hockey Hall of Fame 30 Yonge Street, Brookfield Place Toronto, ON M5E 1X8 Phone: (416) 360-7765 Fax: (416) 360-1501 Web: www.hhof.com A thrilling experience for everyone! With interactive games, the Stanley Cup, exciting movies, and the best collection of hockey artifacts from around the world, you really can ‘Do it All at the Hall! BOAT LINES/CRUISES/TOURS Grand River Dinner Cruise 36 Brant Road 22 Caledonia, ON N3W 2G9 Phone: (905) 765-4107 Fax: (905) 765-3132 E-mail: info@grandrivercruises.ca Web: www.grandrivercruises.ca Enjoy an entertaining day along the Grand River on one of our 3 dinner boats. Luncheon cruises with live entertainment, side tours of casino and Six Nations also available. May 21 to September 30, 7 days a week. Reservations required. DESTINATIONS/TOURISM DEPARTMENTS Tourism Kingston 945 Princess Street c/o Innovation Park Kingston, ON K7L 3N6 Phone: (613) 544-2725 Fax: (613) 546-2882 Web: markle@kingstoncanada.com Be amazed by Kingston’s museums, art galleries, attractions and historic sites! Every year Kingston is host to several internationally renowned events. Easy to get to … hard to leave! HERITAGE ATTRACTIONS Canadian Bushplane Heritage Centre 50 Pim Street Sault Ste Marie, ON P6A 3G4 Phone: (705) 945-6242 Fax: (705) 942-8947 E-mail: forestfire@bushplane.com Web: www.bushplane.com Canadian Bushplane Heritage Centre, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario welcomes visitors to explore the history of Forest Fire Fighting, climb aboard vintage bushplanes, & watch 3 movies including WildFires! 3D. Bus Tours Welcome MUSEUMS Dionne Quints Museum 1375 Seymour Street North Bay, ON P1B 9V6 Phone: (888) 249-8998 Fax: (705) 472-8027 E-mail: museum@northbaychamber.com Web: www.northbaychamber.com/museum Visit the original home of the Dionne Quintuplets! Season begins May 18, open 7 days a week. Located at the Information Centre. French and English tours available. Wheelchair accessible. Titanic Museum Attraction 3235 W Highway 76 Branson, MO 65616 Phone: (800) 381-7670 Fax: (417) 334-5128 E-mail: info@titanicattraction.com Web: www.titanicattraction.com “Titanic Museum Attraction is not to be missed.” USA Today 2012 -Year of the Titanic! Once-in-a Lifetime Historical Events. 2nd Location in Pigeon Forge, Tn. Motorcoach Friendly. Handicap accessible. RECEPTIVE OPERATORS Cape Cod Custom Tours 36 Ocean Street Hyannis, MA 02601 Phone: (508) 778-6933 Fax: (508) 775-2662 E-mail: rene@capecodcustomtours.com Web: www.capecodcustomtours.com Contact: Rene P. Poyant THEATRES Great Canadian Theatre Company 300-1227 Wellington St. W. Ottawa, ON K1Y 0G7 Phone: (613) 236-5192 Web: facebook.com/GCTCLive & twitter.com/GCTCLive Ottawa’s largest independent theatre, the Great Canadian Theatre Company has a long history of creating compassionate, thought-provoking and immediately relevant theatre. It’s your city and your theatre. Thousand Island Playhouse P.O. Box 241 Gananoque, ON K7G 2T8 Phone: (613) 382-7020 Fax: (613) 382 7088 Toll-Free: (866) 382-7020 E-mail: groups@1000islandsplayhouse.com Web: www.1000islandsplayhouse.com The most scenic theatre location in Canada, the Thousand Islands Playhouse presents fully professional theatre from May to November in two modernized historic venues on the St. Lawrence River. 3 Large Fully Licensed Gaming Rooms Bingo 7 Nights a Week $5000 Nightly Jackpot 3 Electronic Poker Tables Play Cash or Tournament Monday – Friday Early Bird 6:30 pm Regular Games 7:30 pm Sat & Sunday Early Bird 6:00 pm Regular Games 7:00 pm Pine Tree Restaurant 9:00AM - 9:00PM 185 Gabriel Dr. Fredericton NB Toll Free (888) 992-4646 Read The Road Explorer online at www.naylornetwork.com/omc-nxt 588186_StMary.indd 1 21/06/12 8:00 PM http://www.titanicattraction.com http://www.elvis.com http://www.bwbradford.com http://www.hhof.com http://www.choicehotels.ca/cn912 http://www.capecodcustomtours.com http://www.facebook.com/GCTCLive http://www.twitter.com/GCTCLive http://www.grandrivercruises.ca http://www.BookYourTourGroups.com http://www.1000islandsplayhouse.com http://www.travelodge.ca http://www.stmec.com http://www.bushplane.com http://www.aquariumofniagara.org http://www.discoveryforest.com http://www.northbaychamber.com/museum http://www.naylornetwork.com/omc-nxt

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of The Road Explorer - Fall 2012

Industry Voice
Issues Update
Business Expansion for Bus Operators
It’s Art You Know: Bus Wraps are Turning Coaches into Mobile Billboards
OMCA’s 2012 Golf Tournament
A Peak Experience
The Second City’s a First Choice
Montreal – Not to be Missed
Take the Maine Trail
Perspectives Eduscho Ltd.
BUYERS’ GUIDE
CLASSIFIEDS
INDEX OF ADVERTISERS

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