With an overall expanded staff and a renovated shack, this summer Al Hagova, is truly reaching new heights. Two hundred more chanichim (campers) will take advantage of working on our farm which has doubled in size adding more chickens, 2 goats and ducks. Farm-to-table evening programs for Cochavim and Nitzanim will include farm work, cooking dinner and a special peulah (activity). Bee Keeping is planned for Machon. Yoga and meditation for staff and campers is in the schedule as well.
Teva (Nature) 2016 incorporates mountain biking on new trails Tzeirim and Shorashim along with nature crafts, food preservation and earth science for all edot. This summer Al Hagova offers more canoeing trips for Machon, a renovated rock wall and enhanced rock climbing activities.
Trip and wilderness training for staff and an enriched leadership training program add to the exciting new dimensions of Al Hagova. The staff boasts of second, third and even fourth year returnees. This top-notch group are veteran Ramahniks and others hailing from Israel, North America, Argentina, Venezuela, England, Scotland, Poland and Zimbabwe. Madrichim can’t wait to meet the chanichim!