Allen Senior Recreation Center offers day trips and extended trips that are relevant to older adults. Group trip packages make traveling more affordable not to mention more fun with a group of your friends. Check out the Center-Link newsletter for more information on upcoming trip destinations.


October 4-10, 2019 - TRIP REGISTRATION BEGINS JANUARY, 9, 2019!
Come experience the beauty and adventure of South Dakota on this 7 day/6 night trip. Travel to the legendary Black Hills and see the American Prairie as it was 300 years ago. Visit magnificent Mt. Rushmore and Crazy Horse Memorial, the world’s largest mountain sculpture still in progress. Explore the legends of the city of Deadwood, home to Wild Bill Hickok and Calamity Jane. Journey through the natural beauty of Badlands National Park, Custer State Park, and the impressive Needles Highway. Discover the fascinating history and stories of the Lakota and Sioux brought to you through a Native American chronicler. This is a once-in-a-lifetime trip that you surely do not want to miss! The price of this trip includes airfare transportation. Come to the special travel presentation by Collette Vacations on Wednesday, January 9 and receive a discount on your trip! Learn more and register by calling 214.509.4820 or emailing


Allen Senior Recreation Center is going on a 10 days/9 nights trip to Scotland, and registration is currently open and available!

From its rugged sea-sprayed islands to its stately castles rich in history, Scotland’s treasures are as diverse as they are compelling. On the trip, you will learn how to play the bagpipes and cruise on famed Loch Ness. You will visit a local family on their farm and meet their sheepdogs, and also get to marvel at the stunning Isle of Skye, the magnificent landscapes of the Highlands and the mountain wilderness of Cairngorms National Park. You can explore the magical Orkney Islands’ ancient Skara Brae and prehistoric Ring of Brodgar, visit Dunrobin Castle and sample Scotch whisky during a distillery tour. You will explore the regal city of Edinburgh and much more!

The trip is happening April 6-15, 2020 and costs $4,249 (double) or $5,199 (single), which includes airfare.

For questions, more information and to register, please contact Allen Senior Recreation Center at 214.509.4820, stop by the front desk or email at

Trip Refund Policies

Some trips require pre-purchased, non-refundable tickets. Unless an open spot can be filled, no refunds will be made. Extended Trip Refund Policy varies for each trip. See trip information for details.