Wilderness Tripping Summer Camps: Wilderness Tripping camps and summer camps with Wilderness Tripping as a major activity.

Wilderness Tripping Summer Camps in the Midwest US

Teton Valley Ranch Camps

Residential summer camp with separate sessions for boys and girls, ages 11-17

Jackson Hole, Wyoming

Established in 1939

Teton Valley Ranch Camps

Western riding, hiking, and backpacking at their best. Multi-day trips into the mountains on foot and horseback. Campers experience traditional wilderness horse pack trips, hiking, gymkhana rodeo events, fly tying and fishing, leadership training, crafts and lapidary, archery/riflery, outdoor skills and a nature discovery program.

All of these programs are based in the picturesque wilderness surrounding Grand Teton and Yellowstone ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp AssociationCoed Camp

Camp Voyageur

Residential boys' summer camp

Ely, Minnesota

Established in 1951

Camp Voyageur

Camp Voyageur, owned and operated by the Erdmann family since 1951, is a small private camp for boys 9-17 located next to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in northeastern Minnesota.

We have a traditional in camp program but our specialty is canoeing trips. We lead 3-16 day wilderness trips canoeing in the Boundary Waters and Canada's Quetico Provincial Park. In addition we also lead hiking along the North Shore of Lake ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp AssociationBoys Camp

Swift Nature Camp

Residential coed summer camp, ages 6-15

Minong, Wisconsin

Established in 1964

Swift Nature Camp

Swift Nature Camp is an overnight nature camp for boys and girls ages 6-15. Our focus is to blend traditional summer camp activities while increasing a child's appreciation for nature, science and the environment.

Our special Discovery Camp is a nurturing program for first-time overnight campers, offering additional staff to provide support and encouragement to overcome homesickness and build confidence. The program welcomes ...read more

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Camp Manito-wish YMCA

Residential camp with separate sessions for boys and girls

Boulder Junction, WI

Established in 1919

Camp Manito-wish offers 2 & 4 week separate boys and girls overnight summer camps for 5th -10th graders. Programming is intentional, providing progression for continual growth, along with our wilderness tripping that instills confidence, leadership and self-esteem. Program areas include: Archery, Mountain Biking, Horseback Riding, Kayaking, Nature, Music, Sailing, Swimming, Tennis, Rock Climbing, and more.

Our 2-7 day wilderness ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp AssociationCoed Camp

Camp Lincoln / Camp Lake Hubert

Residential camp with separate facilities for boys and girls and one coed session

Lake Hubert, Minnesota

Established in 1909

Camp Lincoln / Camp Lake Hubert

Camp Lincoln for Boys and Camp Lake Hubert for Girls are separate, non-sectarian, single-sex, traditional camps that focus on skill and character development for boys and girls aged 5-17 years old. Camp Lincoln and Camp Lake Hubert are nestled on the pristine shores of sandy bottom, spring-fed Lake Hubert, where over 40 land, water, and adventure activities take place on our 750 wooded acres of pine and birch forests.
Activities include: ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp AssociationCoed Camp

YMCA Camp Nissokone & Ohiyesa

Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions

Holly and Oscoda, Michigan

Established in 1914

YMCA Camp Nissokone & Ohiyesa

Sparkling waters. Breathtaking sunsets. Trails leading to extraordinary adventures. Perfect for getting into nature for adventure and play under the careful guidance of responsible counselors. Living and playing as a team is a way of life at camp. Kids discover new skills, make friends, gain confidence, develop life and leadership skills, and practice teamwork, while celebrating shared achievements and learning from others' strengths. We ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp AssociationCoed Camp

Camp Nicolet for Girls

Residential girls' summer camp, ages 7-17

Eagle River, Wisconsin --- The Northwoods

Established in 1944

Camp Nicolet for Girls

Camp Nicolet for Girls is located in the heart of the Northwoods on crystal-clear Franklin Lake near Eagle River, Wisconsin. Since 1944, camp is home to 95 campers ages 7-17 and 45 caring and experienced staff who enjoy living and learning together during our 2, 3, 5, 6, or 8-Week programs. For campers age 11+, we offer backpacking, canoeing, and kayaking trips through Northpoint Adventures - Nicolet's wilderness tripping program.

Quality ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp Association

Clearwater Camp

Residential girls' summer camp

Minocqua, Wisconsin--The Northwoods

Established in 1933

Clearwater Camp

Clearwater Camp was established in 1933, and we're proud of our history. We've provided a rustic summer home for girls ages 8-16 for over 84 years; helping girls build confidence, adventurous spirits, and friends for a lifetime. Our setting is perfect for girls to get outdoors; we're located in the magnificent Northwoods of Wisconsin on the sparkling shores of Tomahawk Lake. Clearwater provides opportunities for every camper to ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp Association

Camp Fitch YMCA

Residential Coed Summer Camp, ages 6-17

N. Springfield, Pennsylvania

Established in 1914

Camp Fitch YMCA

Camp Fitch's century-old, classic sleep-away summer camp provides boys and girls aged 6-16 with a holistically safe, values-driven community where they discover friendship and achievement. Kids feel like they belong here among our carefully vetted, highly committed, and caring staff who create transformative experiences on a gorgeous and well-maintained site on the shore of Lake Erie.

Most of our staff are college students: ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp AssociationCoed Camp