How do I apply to the Adirondack Leadership Program?
How much does the trip cost?
The total trip cost is $700 (9-day trip) and that includes transportation from Gordon College to the La Vida base camp in Lake Clear, NY. Comparable wilderness expeditions, such as Outward Bound, cost over $1700.
What is the cancellation policy?
Although we hope that a cancellation does not happen, we know that things come up and you may not be able to go on the trip. Because many of the costs for your expedition are paid for before your arrival, we have established the following cancellation policy:
What is the ALP schedule?
Day 1 Registration at 8 a.m. at the A.J. Gordon Chapel Loop; ALP departure for La Vida Base Camp
Days 2-3 Team training at La Vida Base Camp; ropes course and rock climbing
Days 4-6 Canoe or backpacking expedition
Day 7 Solo and reflection
Day 8 Expedition end and celebration at La Vida Base Camp
Day 9 Final challenge and drive to Gordon, Camper pickup at Gordon College (meet at 8 p.m.)