Week in the Woods Summer Camp - Survival Skills

Dates: June 5- 9, 2017 (Monday - Friday / 5 FULL days, 4 nights)
 
Ages:  9 - 14 years old
 
Cost: $385  
    ***Pay in Full two months before camp, receive a $25 discount!***
 
Hours: Arrive at 9:30 am on the Monday.  Camp ends at 4 pm on Friday.  
  **Parents and family members are encouraged to arrive on time to learn about their child's camp experience.
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Class Description

This is a nature awareness summer camp that will cover survival skills.  The objective of this camp is to connect our up coming leaders of the earth with nature in a fun sharing environment.  Camp is for 4 nights, beginning on Monday 9:30am and concluding Friday 4pm.  It will be structured for fun learning, with plenty of games, and creativity.  Health minded meals will be provided, vegetarian fare available.  A list of what to bring will be posted within this site.  This camp is limited to 25 kids, so be sure to register early.  Outdoor solar showers will be available.

  • Building debris shelters
  • Fire making skills
  • Basic animal tracking
  • Finding your way in the woods
  • Learning Nature's hazards
  • Basketry
  • Stargazing
  • Knowing your knots and lashings
  • Tree hugging and identification
  • Outdoor cooking
  • Native American Folklore
  • Hiking
  • Horseback riding
  • Fishing basics
  • Hay ride
  • Sports
  • Swimming
  • Kayaking and canoeing
  • Archery
  • Crafts

Boy and girl camp sites will be setup in different areas.  Bring your own bed roll, cots, air mattress etc.  You may bring your own tent.  Counselors will be with campers 24-7.

What to bring?  Please be aware - candy and cookies seem to attract ants and other critters into your sleeping area, best to leave them at home.  We do provide snacks every afternoon.

 

NOTE : All classes have a minimum number of registrants in order to be held.  If the minimums are not met, we regret that we must cancel the session.

Large Family Rates are available; please call April at 940-440-8382 for details.

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