Teen Specialty Camps

Developing leadership qualities and abilities are important life-long ingredients. Our leadership camps develop the whole person — spirit, mind, and body — through a variety of service projects, hands-on activities, and team building exercises. Our leaders of tomorrow begin with our youth of today!

Adventure Quest

Entering grades 5 – 8 in fall, 2017

Adventure Quest is an exciting day camp program geared toward teens that want total outdoor fun! As a group, participants will decide and plan out many of the camp activities and events throughout the week. This program develops valuable life skills such as open communication, team building, cooperation and conflict resolution. Campers choose from a variety of activities including swimming, canoeing and kayaking along the shores, climbing the rock/obstacle tower, nature studies, environmental education, service projects and various field trips including bowling, foot golf, ValleyFair and more!


Entering grades 7 – 9 in fall, 2017

Teens rise to the challenge of Leaders-in-Training Camp and discover their leadership qualities. Participants will learn and develop camp skills needed to lead camper activities, including personal development through confidence building and responsibility management, as well as group development through activity planning and event organization. They’ll have opportunities to shadow counselors of younger campers and assist staff in their camp activities. There will also be plenty of time to hang out with friends – new and old. Come experience camp from a whole new perspective!

Teen Service Learning Camp

Entering grades 7 – 9 in fall, 2017

Increase your skills for success! Grow your leadership and teambuilding skills, and bolster your self-confidence all while giving back to your community. You’ll earn volunteer hours and improve your skill set while actively participating in traditional camp activities like canoeing/kayaking, high ropes, and scavenger hunts. Service projects are at camp and in a public park. It’s a win-win for every camper and your community!