Hiking and Backpacking Summer Camps: Hiking and Backpacking camps and summer camps with Hiking and Backpacking as a major activity.

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Adventure programs that hike for the entire session and camps that offer backpacking as an activity choice.

Featured Camps

Fireside Adventures Wilderness Adventure Coed Camp

Locations Throughout British Columbia & Yukon

604.762.7163 Website
Camp Lohikan Residential coed summer camp

Lake Como, Pennsylvania

(908) 470-9317 Website
YMCA Camp Widjiwagan Teen Wilderness Adventure Camp

Ely, Minnesota

612-822-2267 Website
Camp Echo Lake Residential coed summer camp

The Adirondack Mountains in New York State

518-623-9635 Website
Adventure Treks Wilderness adventure program for Teens

Colorado, Oregon, Washington, Alaska, British Columbia, & NC

(888) 954-5555 Website
Camp Ridgecrest Residential boys' summer camp

Ridgecrest, North Carolina

(828) 669-8051 Website
Falling Creek Camp Residential boys' summer camp

Tuxedo, North Carolina

(828) 692-0262 Website
Kennolyn Camps Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions

Soquel, California

(831) 479-6714 Website
MindStretch Travel Adventures Boys' Adventure Travel Program

Wyoming, Montana, Colorado, New England, North Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, Canada, and more

(828) 863-4235 Website
Sea Turtle Camp Residential coed camp

Topsail Island, NC ~ Costa Rica ~ Hawaii

(910) 686-4611 Website
Camp Wendigo Residential boys' summer camp

Algonquin Provincial Park, Ontario

(905) 468-4455 Website
Camp Qwanoes Residential coed summer camp

Vancouver Island, British Columbia (near Vancouver, BC and Seattle, WA )

1 (888) 99-Qwanoes Website
Outward Bound Wilderness adventure programs worldwide

USA and some international locations

(866) 467-7651 Website
Blue Mountain Adventure Camp Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions

Palmerton, PA

(610) 826-7700 Website
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