Wilderness Adventure and Travel Programs for youth

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 1, 3, or 4-Week programs. For campers age 11+, we offer backpacking, canoeing, and kayaking trips through Northpoint Adventures - Nicolet's wilderness tripping program.

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Accredited by the American Camp Association

Xcelerate Lacrosse Camps

Residential camp with separate sessions for boys and girls

Several Locations Nationwide

Xcelerate Lacrosse Camps

Celebrating 13 Years of Excellence in Lacrosse!... USSC has partnered with Xcelerate Lacrosse Camps with the mission of providing the best coaching to student athletes across the country through positive reinforcement, encouragement, and commitment. Youth and High School lacrosse players from all over the country will have an opportunity to learn from some of the Best Pro Players and Coaches in the game today at our Xcelerate Lacrosse Camps.

Coed Camp

YMCA Camp Widjiwagan

Teen Wilderness Adventure Camp

Ely, Minnesota

Established in 1929

YMCA Camp Widjiwagan

Ages 11-18

High quality canoe and backpacking adventures and wilderness trips in the BWCAW, Quetico Provincial Park and in the finest wilderness areas throughout North America. "Widji" wilderness trips focus on respect and values that build skills for life as they develop an unparalleled relationship with the environment.

Our program offers a progressive challenge and growth for teens. As campers return ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp Association Coed Camp

Camp Amnicon

Adventure Travel Program, ages 11-22

South Range, Wisconsin

Established in 1966

Camp Amnicon

Unplug into Adventure at Camp Amnicon!

If you're the kind of person who is interested in meaningful experiences, deep relationships, and big adventures there is nothing quite like going on a wilderness trip with a small group of people. We offer totally unique high-adventure wilderness trips to some of the most beautiful and remote corners of the midwest. With us you'll have the opportunity to camp on islands, paddle ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp Association Coed Camp

YMCA Camp Warren

Residential Camp, Single-gender Sessions Ages 7-16

Eveleth, Minnesota

Established in 1927

YMCA Camp Warren

Girls and boys have been creating memories and friendships for over 80 years at Camp Warren. Uniquely situated on 480 acres on Half Moon Lake, just a few hours north of the Twin Cities, you'll find the perfect setting for girls and boys to experience exciting camp adventures.

Kids become a community as they learn both how to be more independent and how to contribute to a group as they engage in physical, social and educational ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp Association Coed 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 Association Boys Camp

Camp Fitch YMCA

Residential coed summer camp

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 Association Coed 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 Association Coed Camp

YMCA Camp Glacier Hollow

Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions

Nelsonville, Wisconsin

Established in 1997

YMCA Camp Glacier Hollow

Camp Glacier Hollow offers a wide variety of Residential, Day and Teen Adventure Trip opportunities for campers ages 7-17. Specialty programs include: nature camp, a camp for girls only, and a camp for Youth with Learning Disabilities. Camp's 100 acres of mixed forest, glacial ridges and hollows makes it an ideal setting for environmental education teaching and learning. Join us for an experience of a lifetime!

Camp offers ...read more

Coed 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

Accredited by the Quebec Camping Association Accredited by the American Camp Association 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

Camp Nuhop

Residential coed summer camp

Perrysville, Ohio

Established in 1974

Camp Nuhop

Camp Nuhop is a residential summer camp for children with learning disabilities, attention deficit disorders, Asperger's Syndrome (ASD) and behavioral nuances. Our mission is to provide a safe, nurturing, dynamic learning environment where people are empowered to succeed. In our structured programs, campers receive specialized placement with staff that understand their individuality. Our staff teaches self-awareness, social development, and ...read more

Coed Camp

YMCA Camp Menogyn

Wilderness Adventure Coed Camp Ages 12-18

Grand Marais, Minnesota

Established in 1922

YMCA Camp Menogyn

Menogyn (min-O-jin) is of Ojibwe origin, meaning "To Grow Fully." No roads lead to YMCA Camp Menogyn, campers cross West Bearskin Lake by boat to this beautiful wilderness setting on the Gunflint Trail near Grand Marais, MN.

For over 90 years, YMCA Camp Menogyn has provided high quality wilderness adventures for teens. We focus on small group, wilderness canoeing, backpacking, and rock climbing trips that are safe, fun, ...read more

Accredited by the American Camp Association Coed Camp

*Adventure Learning Center @ Eagle Village

Residential Therapeutic Camp

Hersey, Michigan

Established in 1968

The Adventure Learning Center is the experiential center of Eagle Village where programs are tailored to serve clients' individual needs. Our 683-acre campus allows us to offer programs using a variety of adventure facilities and accommodations.

Our adventure facilities include indoor/outdoor linear and maze ropes courses, indoor/outdoor climbing walls, climbing towers, and various cooperative and initiative sites.

Accredited by the American Camp Association Coed Camp