All children look forward to summer, and most even look forward to attending the many summer camps that are attended by the masses each summer. Imagine being a child and not only attending camp, but also one of the best summer camps on the planet. Enter – Adventure Summer Camp. This is certain to be one of the most exciting summer experiences your child has ever had.
Wilderness Adventure at Eagle Landing, located in New Castle Virginia is one of the best adventure summer camps around. Accredited by the ACA, Wilderness Adventure summer camp offer a summer of exciting and informative wilderness programs as well as a teen travel program. Trips that range from 1 to 4 weeks are offered for attendee’s ages 8 through 17 years of age. The goal is for the campers to focus on the development of skills in different adventure scenarios.
Earth Explorations include visits to places such as Alaska, Puerto Rico, Vietnam, and Panama. The adventures include culture immersion, environmental education, SCUBA diving, snorkeling, ice climbing, glacier travel, kayaking, canoeing, rock climbing, climbing wall, and more. The goal of the founders of this camp was to provide young people with the opportunity to experience the rugged outdoors in a team environment, and dealing with the challenges that are presented as a result. For session dates, registration and availability visit the Web site or call 1800-782-0779 to get information on one of the most exciting adventure summer camps around.
The next adventure summer camp is Sage Outdoor Learning, which is geared towards high school juniors and seniors, and allows them to learn college credit while participating at summer camp and enjoying an outdoor adventure, and personal growth. The adventure summer camps are held at the Harriman State Park of Idaho and at the Grand Targhee Resort, which is at the base of the Teton Mountains. While at camp participants will experience fly-fishing, canoe trips, hiking, camping, White water Rafting, and backpacking trips.
They will visit Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks, Quake Lake Montana, and Jackson Hole Wyoming. There will be other group activities including weekend trips and study groups. This is a wonderful make to make the transition from dependent teen to an independent young adult. Some of the courses students will be credited with on a college level are American Government, Physical Geography, and Field Biology. There are three sessions offered by the adventure summer camps beginning June 5th. Capacity is limited so Visit the Web site for registration and tuition information or call 208-569-7071.
Whistler Teen Adventure Camp is the next of the top adventure summer camps to be reviewed. Located in beautiful, majestic Whistler British Columbia Canada, this exciting extreme outdoor adventure camp for teens 13 to 17 years of age is absolutely exhilarating. Camp sessions for July 2007 will last anywhere from 1 to 4 weeks. Activities include rock climbing, hiking, mountain biking, camping, kayaking and more.
Evening and weekends there is even more fun as campers experience paintball, tours, White Water Rafting, glacier skiing, snowboarding, and other activities. Tennis and horseback riding are also offered. For students visiting from other countries, English classes are also available. Visit the Web site for registration, prices, and summer camp session dates for one of the most extreme outdoor adventure camps ever experienced.
Adventure summer camps are an exciting place to be, and definitely a memorable experience. The three camps reviewed are a few of many. For more information on adventure summer camps visit My Summer Camps online. For information regarding each of the camps reviewed, please visit their individual web sites.