Teens and Leadership Camps

Young people build self-confidence and leadership skills through new adventures and experiences.

Updated program information for 2019 will be available in January. Please check back.

Teen Canoeing Camp

Embark on a canoeing excursion full of adventure and challenges! Learn paddling skills and canoe safety as you experience the challenge of navigating water! Learn to identify the parts of the canoe, paddling techniques and the importance of teamwork. An adventure on Eagle Point Lake will test the skills you’ve been working on all week.

Teen Outdoor Living Skills Camp

Kids develop their outdoor living skills in this exciting, hands-on specialty camp! Campers discover the art of being prepared for the great outdoors by learning orienteering skills with a map and compass. Learn how to build and start your own fire without a match, knot tying skills, water filtration, plant and animal identification, and much more about surviving in the great outdoors.

Teen Climbing Camp

Test your strength, strategy, and skill as you focus on a challenging high element each day. Learn and develop climbing skills, belay techniques, knot tying and climbing safety. Climbing takes place at Camp St. Croix in Hudson, WI. The remainder of day will be spent at Kumalya. You will get a chance to test your skills rock-climbing at Taylors Falls in the bluffs of the St. Croix River.

Teen Archery Camp

Fine tune your archery skills and learn new ones. Archery games will help you discover the science behind drawing the bow and releasing the arrow. Instructors will show you proper grip, stance, and aim alignment. You will also receive a lesson from the pros at A1 Archery in Hudson, WI. Equipment will be provided.

Teen Arts & Drama Camp 

Take to the stage to learn and perform, participate in improve, act in theater skits, and create craft projects. You will also receive a backstage tour at Phipp’s Center for the Arts in Hudson, WI.

Teen Fishing Camp

Get hooked on fishing as you learn basic fishing skills. Lakes provide the scene for fishing fun using the catch-and-release method. You are encouraged to bring your own pole and tackle if you wish but equipment is available for use as well.


Rise to the challenge in Leaders-in-Training Camp and discover your leadership qualities. You will learn and develop the necessary camp skills needed to lead camper activities, as well as group responsibility through activity planning. You will have opportunities to shadow counselors and assist staff in camp activities. There will be plenty of time to hang out with friends – new and old. Come experience camp from a whole new perspective!