This introductory-level camp is designed to build children’s comfort levels with the outdoors. We will nurture their relationship with nature through day hikes, low ropes course elements, rock-climbing, swimming, outdoor games, and nature crafts. Over the course of the week, we will highlight basic survival skills and native wildlife and plant identification. $200 per child ($50 deposit due with registration)
Session II: Adventure Camp
AGES 10-13 July 16th - July 20th 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday & Tuesday. Leave at 9 a.m. Wednesday for a 2 night/3 days backpacking trip. Return at 3 p.m. on Friday.
Geared toward the ‘in-betweeners’, this camp gently introduces kids to backpacking as part of their deepening relationship with the outdoors. This camp features hiking, swimming, wildlife and plant identification, rock climbing, low ropes course elements, survival skills, and back-country living skills including tent and tarp set up, camp stove use, water purification methods, and fire building techniques.
$250 per child ($75 deposit due with registration)
Session III: Backpacking Camp
AGES 14-17 July 22nd – July 27th Sunday to Friday course 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday. Leave at 9 a.m. Monday for a 4 night/5 days backpacking trip. Return at 12 p.m. on Friday.
For young adults seeking full immersion in the wilderness, look no further. This six-day course includes backpacking trip planning and packing, navigation skills, back-country living skills, backpacking technique, and group problem solving. Come prepared to test your limits in the great outdoors. $300 per child ($100 deposit due with registration)