Global Explorers

3 days/2 nights ● 6th grade – adult ● $185/person

The most extensive and intensive of our overnight programs at the Heifer Global Village, takes the Global Gateway role-playing simulation and adds a day of additional activities such as teambuilding, the Water Hike, and a fire-building workshop. The Global Explorers program also includes one night in our chalet-style cabins and three meals in our full-service dining room.

Group size: 9 to 60 people
Chaperone requirement: One adult for every eight youth; minimum 3 adults


Sample Global Explorers schedule:

Day 1

  • 4:00pm Arrive, unload, move into cabins
  • 4:30pm Welcome, begin Heifer programming
  • 5:00pm Dinner in dining room
  • 6:00pm Teambuilding & Heifer programming
  • 8:00pm Free time, spend night in Poplar Village cabins

Day 2

  • 8:30am Breakfast in dining room
  • 9:30am Continue Heifer programming
  • 12:00pm Lunch in dining room
  • 1:00pm Continue Heifer programming
  • 3:30pm Walking tour of the Heifer Global Village
  • 5:30pm Overnight experience in Global Village begins

Day 3

  • 6:30am Cook breakfast in global village, clean up & morning chores
  • 9:00am Finish Heifer programming and wrap-up
  • 11:30am Program finished.


Go to Global Gateway for a comparison of our two overnight programs.