Special Programs

Leadership Development Program

Teens between the ages of 13-18 (grades 9-12) learn about leadership through training and helping camp counselors facilitate programs. Applications are due Tuesday, January 17, 2020. Cost is $600 for a two-week session (transportation provided for an additional $40). Applicants will be informed by Thursday, January 30th.

2020 Session Dates

  • Session 1: June 13-27
  • Session 2: June 27 - July 11
  • Session 3: July 11-25
  • Session 4: July 25 - August 8
  • Session 5: August 8-22


Resource Families

Seasoned du Nord campers can apply to be a Resource Family. Resource Families assist campers and staff throughout the week with a variety of activities, including the Polar Bear Swim, Adult Age-Group, and dining hall setup/cleanup. Resource Families pay a fee for meal service and stay in a rustic cabin or yurt at no additional cost.

Applications are due Thursday, November 14, 2019.


du Trips

Expand your families outdoor experience with a staff-led canoe trip in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. Develop wilderness skills, create meaningful outdoor experiences and have a fun adventure as a family. All ability levels are welcome. Trips are planned around your goals and experience level.

Cost is $65 per adult per night and $55 per child (12 and under) per night. 
$90 per night staying in Grosbeak.