Wilderness Adventure and Travel Programs for youth

Animal Camp Jamaica

Coed residential camp

Runaway Bay, Jamaica - Caribbean

Established in 2014

Animal Camp Jamaica

Amazing 13 Day, Teen Travel & Adventure with concentrations in Marine Biology, Cultural Immersion, and Expedition. Campers snorkel every morning along the shallow reefs of the Caribbean Sea with their lifeguard trained counselors. Afternoons are spent exploring the gorgeous island of Jamaica swimming with the dolphins and stingray at Dolphin Cove, tubing down the clear waters of the Rio Bueno River, climbing the world famous Dunn's River ...read more

Coed Camp

WB Surf Camp

Residential coed surfing camp

Wrightsville Beach, Topsail Island, NC; Costa Rica

Established in 2001

WB Surf Camp

Join us for our 15th year as North Carolina's premier surf camp! Campers learn how to surf at several awesome locations including Wrightsville Beach & Topsail Island, NC. Surf and explore various parts of the coast while learning about the region's unique marine ecosystems. With concierge-level service and certified, experienced instructors, WB Surf Camp offers a safe, exciting, active summer experience for teens.

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Coed Camp

Pali Adventures

Residential coed summer camp

Running Springs, California

Established in 1990

Pali Adventures

Pali Adventures is an all-inclusive summer camp near Los Angeles in Southern California. Our campers choose their own activities to design their own perfect adventure. We are one camp, but while campers are here they explore different interests. We are proud to offer 22 unique specialty programs, from Hollywood Stunts to Flying Trapeze and everything in between. Explore all our specialty programs on our website.

We offer a free choice ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp Association Coed Camp

Lasting Adventures, Inc.

Wilderness Adventure

Yosemite National Park, CA

Established in 1996

Lasting Adventures, Inc.

Throughout the summer, Lasting Adventures, guides youth ages 11-18 on memorable excursions in and around the Yosemite backcountry. While having fun, making new friends, and learning about the outdoors, these one and two week-long excursions focus on positive youth development.

Staffed by professional educators and naturalists, our mission is to use the natural environment and outdoor activities to teach youth the necessary skills and ...read more

Coed Camp

Outward Bound

Wilderness adventure programs worldwide

USA and some international locations

Established in 1962

Outward Bound

For 50 years and with more than 1 million participants, Outward Bound continues to be the premier provider of experience-based outdoor leadership programs. A national nonprofit, we offer over 500 adventure-based courses year-round serving youth (starting at age 12), teens and adults.

Course activities include rock climbing, sea kayaking, backpacking, mountaineering, canyoneering, skiing and snowboarding, sailing, dog sledding, canoeing ...read more

Coed Camp

Zeal Adventure and Travel

Adventure Travel Program

Hawaii, Alaska, Canada

Established in 2015

Zeal is a travel program specializing in adventure travel, personal growth, cultural immersion, and meaningful community service. We offer two- and three-week trips to Hawaii, Alaska, and Canada for youth ages 14-18.

Zeal trips are exciting, challenging, and unique. Zeal participants travel in small groups and are able to participate in activities that just wouldn't be possible with larger groups. Think surfing on Oahu's ...read more

Coed Camp

Rock-N-Water Christian Adventure Camps

Coed Christian adventure programs

Located on The South Fork of the American River, Coloma, California

Established in 1989

Rock-N-Water Christian Adventure Camps

Rock-N-Water is a Christian adventure camp in California for church youth groups, individuals, families, retreats, and summer camps. We use adventures like whitewater rafting, rock climbing, and backpacking to build team work and help youth realize God through adventures in His Creation.

Activities include: Whitewater Rafting, Outdoor Rock Climbing, Backpacking, Canyoneering, Team Challenges, White Water Inflatable Kayaking and more.

Coed Camp

Adventure Treks

Wilderness adventure program for Teens

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

Established in 1978

Adventure Treks

Ever climbed a snow covered volcano? Slept under a starry sky on a wilderness beach or rafted a crazy fun whitewater river? Here is your chance! At Adventure Treks this is just a snapshot of your best summer ever. You will see incredible scenery, make great friends from across the country, laugh more than you ever thought possible, and become a better leader. A recent study shows Adventure Treks will improve the 21st century life skills you will ...read more

Coed Camp

Cottonwood Gulch Expeditions

Wilderness Adventure Program

Thoreau, New Mexico

Established in 1926

Cottonwood Gulch Expeditions

Sure, Cottonwood Gulch offers world class adventures through the American Southwest, but the Gulch is much more than just that - we use our hands to explore Southwestern art, archaeology, reptiles, and dinosaur bones. We use our hand to plant gardens, create beauty, and play music. This is a place for those of us who want to truly experience the culture and landscapes of the American Southwest.

"I want to wander down back roads, ...read more

Coed Camp

SOAR, Inc.

Residential Coed Summer Camp

Programs in the Florida Keys; the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina; the California Coast; the Wind River Mountains of Wyoming

Established in 1977

SOAR, Inc.

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. Created in 1977 by an adult with learning disabilities, SOAR provides fun and successful experiences so that participants may gain greater awareness of their own strengths and improve self-esteem ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp Association Coed Camp

Alpengirl Girls Summer Adventure Camp

Wilderness adventure programs for girls

Montana, Washington, Idaho, Wyoming

Established in 1998

Alpengirl Girls Summer Adventure Camp

Girl Powered Outdoor Teen Adventure Camp! 1-2 week overnight summer adventure camp programs for pre teen and teen girls ages 11-16 in Montana, Wyoming, Idaho and Washington state. Our girls camps offer multi-adventure activities such as backpacking, horseback riding, surfing, rock climbing, sea kayaking and whitewater rafting matched with tent-camping, delicious healthy camp cooking and menu, and yoga. Specialty girls adventure camps include:
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Accredited by the American Camp Association