Peak Adventure Camps

Experience hiking, outdoor cooking, campfires and swimming.

Updated program information for 2020 will be available in January. Please check back.


Entering grades 7 – 9 in fall, 2019

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.

Lanesboro Biking and Cave Tour

Offered June 25 - 27, July 30 - August 1

Member Participants: $365/3-day session
Non-Member Program Participants: $390/3-day session

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.

Trollhaugen Zip Line & Aerial Adventure

Offered July 9 - 11

Member Participants: $365/3-day session
Non-Member Program Participants: $390/3-day session

This adventure will take you soaring! 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, and spend a half-day at Trollhaugen Adventures soaring through the Aerial Tour Challenge Course. Then experience a night sleeping at YMCA Camp Icaghowan. We will canoe and participate in camp activities. Truly a memory-making getaway.

Wisconsin Dells Outdoor Adventure

Offered July 16 - 18

Member Participants: $365/3-day session
Non-Member Program Participants: $390/3-day session

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

North Shore Kayak & Adventure Park

Offered June 18 – 20 and July 23 – 25

Member Participants: $365/3-day session
Non-Member Program Participants: $390/3-day session

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 the Spirit Mountain Adventure Park and exploring Gooseberry Falls. On Wednesday we will spend the day on 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
7365 York Avenue South
Edina, MN 55435

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