Adventure Camp

We are excited to offer full days of Adventure Camp this summer. This active camp will engage your 9-12 year old. Campers gain life-long skills while challenging their individual limits. Each week brings new activities and adventures. Send your camper with a healthy snack, lunch, and water every day.

  • Ages: 9-12 years
  • Days/Time: Monday - Friday, 9 - 5 p.m.
    Extended Care  8-9:00 a.m. and 5-5:30 p.m.
  • Weekly Fees: $170 / $182 non-resident
                           Week 3:$136/$148
  • Location: Arcata Challenge Course,
                     500 E. 14th Street, Redwood Park

Adventure Camp Dates / Themes Summer 2022
 

    Week 1: June 20 - 24: Adventure Basics
    Planning, Gear Prep, Hiking, Leave No Trace

    Week 2: June 27 - July 1: Wilderness Survival
    Shelter Building, Knots, Tree Beds

    Week 3: July 5 - July 8 (No Camp July 4): Complex Connections
    Food Web, Tree Networks, Cycles of Life

    Week 4: July 11 - 15:  Tracking
    Camouflage, Track Identification, Predator and Prey

    Week 5: July 18 - 22: Search & Rescue
    Wilderness First Aid, Rescue Skills, Evacuation

    Week 6: July 25 - 29: Code Crackers
    Morse Code, Encryption, Heliographs, Radios

    Week 7: August 1 - 5: Weather Wise
    Forecasting Weather, Solar Time, Star Maps

    Week 8: August 8 - 12: Navigation & Orienteering
    Maps, Compasses, Questing

    Week 9: August 15 - 19: Fire Safety & Cooking
    Fire Building, Forest Fires, Back Country Recipes

    Enroll online or with the Recreation office 

Interested in our Payment Plan Option?


Please refer to the Summer Camps page for our Payment Plan details.