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2020 Summer Enrolling
American Horse Riding Adventure Summer Program
Dates：2020/7/19 - 2020/8/3
Age：8-16 years old
Locations：Virginia - Washington DC - Philadelphia - New York - Los Angeles
Western-style horse riding camp for campers from all over the world! Pick your own horse and spend a great summer!
Riding and Horsemanship
Games On Horseback
Half-day of Horse Time for 1 week
American Style Camp
In addition to daily English lessons, students can choose more than 35+ different activities.
Meet Friends From All Over The World
International students are accepted every year from more than 30 countries around the world for the camping since 1960s.
Live in the forest cabin with your friend, embrace nature; Keep your cellphone away and just get the best American camp experience!
ABOUT THE PROGRAM
The summer camp will be held in a youth camp near the Washington DC area. The whole camp duration is 2 weeks, including 1-week camping and 1 week touring (East coast and West coast). Diverse by design, BGE works with the camp to offer a vibrant and accepting environment that recognizes and nurtures each child’s unique gifts. After 1 week camping, let’s go to the most popular cities in the US with our BGE staff, we will show you the best views of cities and colleges.
Horse Riding Lesson with ENGLISH CLASSES
If you love horses and riding, don’t miss out on the half-day riding programs. Your daily schedule will be: Half-day riding and horse lessons + 2 self-picked activity. Unlike others, you will be able to take care of your horse and get to know it closer! Riding styles are all English riding and Hunter/Jumper.
Forest Cabin: During the camping period, all students will be staying in a forest cabin. This is a highlight of the program, the students will experience the spirit of team life and wake up from the sound of nature. A centrally located private pavilion includes a bathhouse, fireplace, ping pong table, pool table, and private sand volleyball court. The camp has 24-hour coaches, professional teachers and nurses to ensure the health and safety of all students.
Hotel: During the touring period, students will stay at hotels under our teacher‘s supervision. Two students with the same gender will share 1 standard hotel room. Hotel standard is at or above the 3-star level.
Daily Report to Parent
During the summer program, our teachers will report to our partner or parents with student’s daily status which including but no limited to food, activities, health status, study progress, feelings, and others.
Notice: please know that during the first week of camp at the campground, students are allowed to use their cellphone for a limited time, this policy is to keep them away for the electronic device and enjoy and program more, and also make some friends! Partners or parents can reach out to our teacher anytime to ask the status of the students.
ABOUT THE PROGRAM
Day 1, 7/19 -US：
Students meet at the airport and take an international flight to Washington International Airport. Take a bus to the Washington area camp and check in.
Day 2 - Day 7, 7/20 - 7/25 Camp：
The one-week camp will take place at a youth camp in Washington DC area. During the camp, students will have daily English class in the morning, and various fun activities or horse riding training in the afternoon and evening.
Day 8, 7/26 Washington D.C：
Take the bus to Washington and visit the US Political Center [White House] [Lincoln Monument] [Capitol Hill], and enjoy the capital style of all the political elites, one of the most beautiful libraries to check in [National Library].
Day 9, 7/27 Washington D.C - Philadelphia：
Visit the magnificent [National Cathedral] to see the style of the organ king, the instrument king; stroll in the afternoon [Georgetown].
Take the bus to Philadelphia and follow the footprints of the famous American blockbuster national treasures to visit the [Liberty Bell] and the splendid [City Hall], check in each well-known attraction
Day 10, 7/28 NYC：
Take a bus to downtown New York and stroll through [Central Park] to experience the comfort of the "New York Back Garden"; in the afternoon, experience the prosperity of the American metropolis; in the evening, participate in the original American [Broadway musical]
Day 11, 7/29 NYC：
Go to [Brooklyn Bridge Park], take a postcard at your fingertips; visit the famous [Chelsea Market], which gathers the freshest food in New York; in the afternoon, students will go to the museum [MOMA] which just renovated and opened to public not long ago
Day 12, 7/30 NYC - LA：
Take the domestic flight from NYC to LA. Go to the city to enjoy the night view of LA
Day 13, 7/31 LA：
Go to the famous [Universal Studio] for: The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Jurassic World, Fast & Furious – Supercharged, The Simpsons Ride, Despicable Me Minion Mayhem, etc.
Day 14, 8/1 LA：
Visit [UCLA] for a school tour and meet with students to know about their academic life; Go to [Hollywood Sign], [Santa Monica Pier], [Rodeo Drive], [Hollywood Walk of Fame], [Sunset Strip], [Griffith Park], [Venice Beach]
Day 15, 8/2 Go to the Los Angeles International Airport and take the flight
Day 16, 8/3 Arrive home safely
Program Fee Including：
1.Class study and Material: 1 week class
2.Touring: sightseeing tickets, bus transportations, tips for driver
3.Meals: 3 healthy meals per day
4.Accommodations: student dorm during the class period, and hotel during the tour period
5.Student Insurance: we will provide student insurance to cover the whole trip
6.Domestic light from NY to LA
*** Does not include international flight tickets due to the difference of the departure city/country