Peak Adventure Camps

Experience hiking, outdoor cooking, campfires and swimming.


Entering grades 7 – 9 in fall, 2017

Offered: Various dates on 3 day-sessions throughout the summer.

Discover camp’s wild side! Participants enjoy 2 nights and 3 days of the great outdoors during Peak Adventure Camp. These camps promise unlimited fun! Sign up for one or all four. Participants will ride in a 15 passenger van departing from the Southdale YMCA in Edina. Packing list will be available online or call the Customer Service Center at 612-230-9622.

Wisconsin Dells Outdoor Adventure

Fully experience the great outdoors! Tent camp for two nights with us at Devil’s Lake State Park in Baraboo, WI. On Tuesday we leave Southdale YMCA for Devil’s Lake State Park. Once camp is set up, the adventures begin! Wednesday is spent at a water park in the WI Dells. We’ll explore the park and enjoy group games, hike, swim and end with a blazing campfire and a hearty meal. Join us for this thrilling outdoor adventure!

Lanesboro Biking and Cave Tour

This adventure begins at Mystery Cave State Park near Lanesboro, where we’ll set up camp. Then we go underground to an exciting guided cave tour at one of the nation’s most unique caves. We’ll spend the next day renting bikes and exploring the historic town of Lanesboro and the trails and parks along the Root River.

Zip Line Adventure

This adventure takes campers soaring! Participants will learn a bit about nature and history at each stop. Beautiful Interstate Park is our campsite for one night. We’ll enjoy the park’s rolling, wooded hills and the banks of the St. Croix River. Campers will spend a half-day at Trollhaugen Zip Line Adventures soaring from station to station. Then we’ll experience a night sleeping in the Yurt at YMCA Camp Icaghowan. Here we will canoe and participate in camp activities. Truly a memory-making getaway!

North Shore Kayak and Alpine Slide Tour

The starting point for this North Shore adventure is the spectacular harbor city of Duluth. There are so many fun things to see and do there! We’ll spend two nights camping at Spirit Mountain Campground. Our first day adventures include riding the alpine slide, hiking and exploring. On Wednesday campers will spend the day in a guided kayak tour to local islands. This is a trip you don’t want to miss!

Peak Adventure Transportation: Drop Off/ Pick up Location:

Southdale YMCA
7355 York Avenue South
Edina, MN 55435

Peak Adventure Packing List

Download Peak Adventure Camp packing list