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Summer Camps and Trips


It’s always a beautiful day to explore the outdoors, discover new things, spend time with camp friends, and have the kind of adventures you’ll remember for a lifetime.

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  • Superior Service Learning Camp

    Entering grades 10 – 12 Our Service Learning Camp is uniquely crafted to be a life-changing combination of learning, exploration, adventure and meaningful service.  It is unique and purposeful, far more than just a camp; it will prepare campers for leadership positions in their homes, communities, future universities and careers.  Our goal is to empower […]

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  • Green Energy Camp

    Entering grades 4-5 Ready, Set, Design and Build! Campers will use inventive and creative activities to incorporate science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) to explore the world of renewable energy. Using hands-on activities, they will build electronic components to light up camp at night, power a radio or computer using manual power, cook meals with […]

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  • Summer Sampler

    Entering grades 2-5
    Want to try out Summer Camp but not feeling like a whole week? Get your feet wet and come to camp for a few days. Outdoor adventures? Every day. A bit of water fun? Got it. Games and crafts? Yep. New friends? Absolutely!

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  • Discoverers

    Entering grades 4-5
    In addition to meeting life-long friends, campers will investigate the habitats and signs of animals, create “earthworks” art, explore wetlands, canoe, swim and much more.

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  • Angling to Archery

    Entering grades 6-7
    Whether you’re from a family of hunting and fishing enthusiasts or just looking for an opportunity as a “first-timer,” this camp will help you build your skills while learning responsible hunting and fishing practices and skills.

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  • Wildlife Camp

    Entering grades 6-7
    Do you love wildlife? Get up close and personal with wild animals. Help take care of our education raptors, porcupine, salamanders and more. Try radio tracking, trail cameras, bird banding and participate in the regular fun of camp crafts and games too.

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  • Voyageurs

    Entering grades 6-7
    Campers will spend the week focusing on the environmental and cultural history of northern Minnesota while developing teambuilding and leadership skills through hands-on games and activities.

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  • Camp Rock Climbing

    Entering grades 8-9
    Camp Rock Climbing offers a week of exploring the world of rock climbing, starting with basic climbing techniques indoors and geology, moving towards more advanced skills like knot tying, anchor building, and the dynamics and challenges of climbing outdoor rock.

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  • Wilderness Trips for Youth

    Entering grades 7-12
    Grab a canoe, kayak or a backpack and experience wildlife as wild as it gets. Our Wilderness Trips are the best way to get out—way out—into nature.

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  • Adventurers

    Entering grades 8-9
    Campers searching for adventure and leadership development may choose between a one-week traditional camp and a two-week camp/trip combo.

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  • Organic Farming Camps

    Entering grades 8-9
    Explore the world of food and farming on the new Wolf Ridge Organic Farm with other young farmers.

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  • Junior Naturalists

    Entering grades 10-12
    Junior Naturalists are challenged to grow their leadership and outdoor adventure skills. Each 2-week session spends about six days in camp and eight days on an extended wilderness expedition.

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  • Counselor-in-Training (CIT)

    Entering grades 10-12
    This two-week program is a wonderful opportunity to enhance and develop self-confidence, communication skills, tolerance for adversity, self-awareness, and your personal leadership style.

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  • Credit Academy Programs

    Entering grades 10-12
    Combine high-level academic learning with outdoor summer fun and adventure. Choose between backpacking at Isle Royale National Park exploring Wilderness Ethics or the research-oriented Freshwater Academy while canoeing in the BWCAW. Or make it a summer full and do both!

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  • Day Camp

    Entering grades kindergarten – 5
    Explore Wolf Ridge’s woods, streams, wetlands, lakes, and more. Hands-on activities, crafts and games offer adventures and fun. Great camp experiences without the overnight commitment. New adventures every day and year!

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