AGES: 12 to 18 years old
March 18 12:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
March 19 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
March 20 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Follow in the footsteps of Ronald Reagan, 40th President of the United States, and visit his beloved home of 25 years, Rancho del Cielo, in the mountains above Santa Barbara. The “Western White House” played a historically significant role throughout the entirety of Ronald Reagan’s Presidency. A visit to the Ranch provides a window into the soul of Ronald Reagan. President Reagan once remarked, “No place before or since has ever given Nancy and me the joy and serenity it does.”
Young America’s Foundation stepped forward to save President Reagan’s Western White House, Rancho del Cielo, in the spring of 1998, preserving and protecting the Ranch and using it as a tool to pass on his ideas to future generations.
YOU will have an opportunity to tour this historic Presidential property!
This three-day camp is a unique gathering designed specifically for high school students and framed as a “crash course” in conservative thought.
This educational camp will begin at 12:30 p.m. on Thursday with a full line-up of engaging speakers, including Governor Scott Walker, YAF’s CEO and president-elect. Speakers will be listed as they are confirmed.
Throughout the program, students will learn conservative ideas and effective activism, meet and network with like-minded students, improve their critical thinking and debate skills, learn how to become young leaders in the Conservative Movement, and tour the Reagan Ranch—a right of passage for all young conservatives.
Engaging instructors will provide an unforgettable educational experience during these three days. We will list each instructor below, along with their biography, when they are confirmed.
TUITION: The $100 conference fee includes tuition, materials, and lunch each day at the C.A.M.P.
COVID-19: Please note, campers must wear a mask for the duration of the program. If you are sick or have recently had close contact with a person with COVID-19, please stay home.
YAF will follow the California Department of Public Health's COVID-19 Interim Guidance for Day Camps.
APPLICATION TO ATTEND: This conference is sold-out.
Sign up on the wait list below. If spots open, we will notify you.
The Reagan Ranch Center
217 State Street
Santa Barbara, California 93101
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