Grades 8-9

Build the skills that will take your ability to explore the natural world to the next level. These camps and trips are all about accessing new experiences outdoors and sharing them with old and new camp friends.

Week-long Overnight Camps


Foster an appreciation for the environment and build a sense of community through the memorable in-camp experiences and an introductory two-night canoe trip.

Camp Rock Climbing

Campers experience the thrill of exploration along with the confidence and trust that comes from learning the techniques and skills needed to safely rock climb both indoors and outdoors.


Farm Feast and Fire

Join fellow teen farmers as you explore, harvest, and cook at the Wolf Ridge Organic Farm.


Two-week long Camp/Wilderness Trip Combos

2-week Adventurers BWCAW Canoe

Seven days of camp fun along with seven days of canoeing into the heart of Minnesota’s Boundary Waters. Seven days in camp, seven days on the trail.

2-week Adventurers Isle Royale Backpack

Hike across Isle Royale National Park, one of America’s truly unique landscapes. Seven days in camp, seven days on the trail.


Wilderness Trips

BWCAW 5-day Canoe

This introductory canoe trip focuses on building a foundation in backcountry skills and a connection to wild places. Two days in camp, five days on the trail. (Note- this trip is for campers entering grades 7-8 only.)