Mountaineering Camps

Experience the exhilaration and challenge of a mountaineering camp. Learn technical climbing skills and backcountry wilderness survival in a natural setting. Backpack and hike across mountain trails, ravines, and summits.
Lyman Ward Adventure Camp
Camp Hill, AL

Operated by Lyman Ward Military Academy - Founded in 1898.

Vertical Endeavors Rock Climbing Camp
Glendale Heights, IL

Chicagoland's premier rock climbing facility. Camp activities include: Climbing, rappelling, team building, knot tying, belaying, zip line.

Frontier Lodge
Nordegg, AB

Located on a beautiful lake in the Canadian Rockies, groups and summer campers enjoy many different outdoor programs including mountain biking, rock climbing, whitewater canoeing, ice climbing, skiing and snowshoeing.

Adventure Zone
Coventry, RI

We provide new and exciting outdoor opportunities for youth. Our programs encompass many types of challenges, ensuring that each child is able to find an experience that suits their level.

Outpost Wilderness Adventure
Lake George, CO

Quality, small group adventure camps and expeditions since 1979. In-depth instruction in climbing, mt biking, fly fishing and outdoor skills.

Gwynn Valley Camp
Brevard, NC

A traditional, farm and wilderness program for younger boys and girls that nurtures the child while fostering a connection with land and the simple joys of childhood. Established in 1935.

Summer In Switzerland (SIS)
Leysin, CH

Summer in Switzerland, SIS, offers students of the world, ages 9-19, two 3 week sessions in the Swiss Alps and week-long highlight tours to Italy, France, Germany, England and Switzerland. Opportunities include academics, languages, sports, and culture. Special programs include leadership, theater, SAT Preparation and ESL.

Colvig Silver Camps is a residential, wilderness-oriented summer camp located near Durango, Colorado. On average, campers spend about half their time in camp and half on 3-5 day wilderness trips.

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High Peaks Adventure at the High Mountain Institute
Leadville, CO

The High Peaks Adventure is a multi-sport introductory program for the outdoors for 7th & 8th graders in Colorado's Rocky Mountains!

Camp Chosatonga for Boys
Brevard, NC

An awesome experience in a traditional North Carolina camp with Christian Ideals. In the Blue Ridge Mountains we offer lifetime friendships, adventure and quality teaching. Incredible Quality Staff & 3:1 ratio. Sister camp, Camp Kahdalea for Girls, is a mile away. Email us for info & we'll email back. Video on request by phone or letter.

Camp Kinawind
Boyne Falls, MI

Kinawind offers the classic northwoods summer camp experience. Kayak, canoe, sing, swim, worship, cook out, hike, and experience the challenge course all while learning about God’s love for us.

Girls' Wilderness Program of The Women's Wilderness Institute
Boulder, CO

Fun, creative, girl-positive wilderness courses specifically created for girls, ages 8-18. Backpacking, rock climbing, outdoor skills, and expressive arts that build courage, confidence and leadership. Four- to 12-day overnight and day-camp sessions. Generous scholarships available.

Table in the Wilderness Ministries
Centennial, WY

Table in the Wilderness is a year round facility/program that custom taylors each retreat/camp to the needs of your group

Long Lake Adventure Camp
Long Lake, NY

Amazing summer adventure camp for adventureous spirits looking to explore their wild side

Kalypso Camp
Cochin, Kerala

Kalypso Adventures is the one and only one adventure company in the small and southernmost state of Kerala, india. otherwise popularly known as 'God's Own Country' Kerala has lots to offer as far as adventure is concerned. The company is run by two ex- commanders of the Indian Navy and the activities are conducted by very experienced personnel.

YMCA Camp Widjiwagan
Ely, MN

Widjiwagan YMCA wilderness adventures are offered starting at age 12 and progress through advanced 30-55 day invitational trips for 18 year olds. Respect for self, others, environment and equipment are core to the Widji way.

North Carolina Outward Bound
Asheville, NC

Take on real challenges, have real adventures and relate to real life with North Carolina Outward Bound. Navigate the wilderness, build technical outdoor skills, make new friends, challenge yourself and gain valuable leadership skills. Rock climbing, white water canoeing, backpacking and more. Scholarships available.

Located in one of America's favorite national parks, Lasting Adventures, Inc. offers one and two week programs throughout the Yosemite backcountry for youth ages 11-18 (and beyond).

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Balsam, NC
Other

SOAR offers high adventure summer camps designed specifically for youth and young adults between the ages of 8 and 25 diagnosed with ADHD and LD. Each of our summer camp programs promotes friendships, increase self-confidence, and develop life skills.

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Vertical Endeavors - St. Paul, Indoor Rock Climbing Camp
Saint Paul, MN

If your child likes to climb, he or she will love Vertical Endeavors Indoor Rock Climbing Camp! Camp focuses on the the details of climbing- including knots, safety equipment and more!

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