Students attending the United States Military Academy Camp, at West Point, will enjoy accommodations at the historic Thayer Hotel, located at West Point, New York.
Students will be housed in this full-service luxury hotel and conference center, where a buffet breakfast will be served daily. Some students will be in suites of two adjoining rooms. Each student will have his or her own bed. Visit the Thayer Hotel website: www.thethayerhotel.com for more information about the facility, area information and driving instructions.
Students will take part in numerous activities and may participate in the following: take formal tour(s) of the United States Military Academy, conduct an official USMA Admissions Briefing, attend several classroom training sessions, orient to the Cadet Fitness Assessment, cruise the Hudson River by boat, conduct an Paintball course, go Laser Bowling, attend the National Purple Heart Hall of Honor, the West Point Museum and Visitor Center, swim at Delafield Pond, and more.
Students will be responsible for purchasing their lunch; dinners will be funded by the camp.
Students will enjoy a field trip to New York City and see many of the iconic sights of "The Big Apple." Students will take the train (MTA) to NYC, which will be led by Honor Code! staff.
Students will need spending money for special tours, such as the Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty, subway, and spending money for lunch.
The New York City field day is flexible and can adapt to the interests of the group, depending upon group make-up, weather, stamina, etc. This field trip will be cancelled, if in the judgment of the Honor Code! staff, safety or transportation issues are a concern.
Please plan on traveling and arriving for check-in on the day before the camp begins (Sunday). Please target your arrival time for flights and vehicle drop-offs between 12N and 4:00 p.m. Target your vehicle pick-up or flight out on the day after the camp ends (Saturday). Target these vehicle pick-ups or departing flights between 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. Honor Code! Camp staff will provide pick-ups and drop-offs at Newburgh, NY (Stewart International Airport - SWF).