Outdoor Sports Camps

Kids have fun in the fresh air learning about equipment and technique.

Archery/Slingshot Camp

Entering grades 1 – 3 in fall

Member Participants: $250/week
Non-Member Program Participants: $275/week

Weeks June 8 - September 4 (No program week of June 29)

Two amazing and traditional target sports, the bow and arrow and the slingshot, are very popular today. Participants will gain understanding and learn to properly use them both safely. Campers will learn to make and use their own targets, learn about different types of bows, and the basics of aiming and target shooting.

Outdoor Adventure Camp

Entering grades 1 – 3 in fall

Member Participants: $250/week
Non-Member Program Participants: $275/week

Weeks of July 6, July 13, July 27, August 10, August 17 and August 24

Paddle, Climb, Aim and Cast! Campers get a taste for each of our four specialty tracks. Outdoor Adventure is designed to expose kids and teach general skills in the following outdoor sports: canoeing, climbing, archery and fishing. Campers will also enjoy the outdoors while participating in traditional camp activities. A different field trip will be featured each week.

Advanced Archery Camp

Entering grades 4 – 6 in fall

Member Participants: $250/week
Non-Member Program Participants: $275/week

Weeks of July 6, July 20, August 3, August 10, August 17 and August 24

Your child will advance their archery skills and build upon skills learned in our archery and slingshot camp. Daily practice and instruction is offered at camp’s three archery ranges.

Climbing Camp

Entering grades 3 – 5 in fall

Member Participants: $295/week
Non-Member Program Participants: $320/week

Weeks of June 8, June 15, June 22, July 6, July 13, July 20, July 27, August 3, August 17 and August 24

Campers embark on a climbing adventure! Campers will gain new skills and self-confidence every day through a variety of climbing activities. Campers test their strength, strategy, and skill while learning safety procedures, belay techniques, knot tying and proper climbing techniques.

Day Camp Extreme Adventure

Entering grades 4 – 6 in fall

Member Participants: $265/week
Non-Member Program Participants: $290/week

Weeks of June 15, June 22, July 13, July 27, August 10, August 17 and August 24

Kids looking for some radical new experiences this summer can kick it up a notch with a week packed with extreme fun. This camp is designed to build self-confidence and learn valuable skills through challenging activities while enjoying an unforgettable adventure. Campers embark on full-and half-day activities such as skateboarding at the YMCA Tri-City Skate Park, a climbing adventure, and more! The remainder of the day will be spent enjoying traditional camp activities.

Fishing Camp

Entering grades 4 – 6 in fall

Member Participants: $250/week
Non-Member Program Participants: $275/week

Weeks of June 8, June 15, June 22, July 6, July 13, July 20, July 27, August 3, August 10, August 17 and August 24

Camp Streefland is working with the MN DNR Division of Fish & Wildlife to utilize the MinnAqua Program’s national award-winning fishing and aquatic education curriculum in our fishing camps. MinnAqua is a statewide education program designed to teach angling recreation and stewardship as well as the ecology and conservation of aquatic habitats.

Kids get hooked on fishing as they learn basic fishing skills. Lakes provide the scene for fishing fun using the catch-and-release method. Campers will learn about safety when fishing, how to tie knots, fish identification, which bait to use and how our actions impact nature. Campers can bring their own pole and tackle, or equipment will be provided.

Ski Camp at Buck Hill

Entering grades 4 – 6 in fall

Member Participants: $365/week
Non-Member Program Participants: $380/week

Weeks of June 8, June 15 and June 22

Campers learn to ski or snowboard! Our partnership with Buck Hill will allow campers the opportunity to get the feeling of skiing or riding on synthetic snow. Mondays begin with an orientation and 90-minute lessons will be provided each day.

The remainder of each day will be spent enjoying traditional camp activities. Equipment rental is included in the cost and covers boots, skis, binding, poles and helmet.

Challenge Camp

Entering grades 4 – 6 in fall

Member Participants: $295 /week
Non-Member Program Participants: $320 /week

Weeks of July 6, July 20, August 3 and August 17

Campers strike out on a bold adventure as they test their strength, strategy, and skill. Climbers learn about basic climbing, belay techniques, knot tying and climbing safety. Fun team challenge initiatives will aid in a successful climb. Wednesdays: Campers will participate in an exciting climbing experience at Vertical Endeavors.