Summer camps for teenagers ages 13 to 19, with tropical marine biology, PADI scuba diving certifications, international sailing certifications and other watersports.
Offers long-term Adventure Base Counseling and 21 Day Emotional Growth Expeditions for at-risk youth as well as creative team-building and experiential training for companies of all sizes. Based in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Staff profiles, sample schedules, and articles.
Two week adventure expedition programs for teens in Colorado, Utah, and Maine. Outdoor adventures for adults and children in caving, rock climbing, hiking, paddling, day and overnight camps.
Adventure Teen Travel
Offering summer programs such as coed camps, youth travel in Europe, girls only tours, rock climbing, hiking tours and wilderness adventures in the Canadian Rockies.
You'll meet new friends, grow as a person and be an important part of a non-competitive community. Discover why most of our students describe Adventure Treks as "the best 19 days of my life."
Teaches 13-18 year olds wilderness living through multi-activity wilderness adventures (including backpacking, mountaineering, whitewater rafting, sea kayaking, rock climbing, mountain biking) in locations around the world. Photos, schedules, FAQ, and application.
Adventures Under the Sun - Costa Rica
Bilingual adventure programs for mixed groups of local and foreign teens, ages 13-18, in the Costa Rican wilderness. Activities include backpacking, surfing, canopy touring, and community service projects. Includes schedule, photos, and FAQ.
Wilderness based adventure camps, horse camp, and fitness camp for girls ages 12-16. Sessions combine yoga, tent camping, educational activities, and leadership opportunities in groups limited to 12 girls. Dates and rates, program details, staff bios, and registration.
American Trails West
Offering teenagers summer travel programs throughout North America and Europe
Offering two week, goal oriented bicycle touring and hiking trips to students (ages 12-17) in New England and Canada. The focus is on having fun and exploring while building confidence and character in small, supportive groups.
Aslan Adventures Inc.
6 Day and customized wilderness adventures in the Virginia Mountains for church groups - climbing, rappelling, caving, backpacking, white water rafting and canoeing while learning Christian community and spiritual disciplines.
Blue Dorado Adventures
Coed, teenage summer adventure travel focusing on diving and sailing in some of the most beautiful destinations in the world.
Boston University's Adventure Camp at Sargent
For boys and girls, ages 10-17, who enjoy challenging themselves in the outdoors. Programs range from on-site resident camp to multi-day wilderness trips in New England and Canada. Basecamp is located in Hancock, New Hampshire. Includes FAQ, schedule, fees, program descriptions, and registration forms.
Camp Kanfei Nesharim
A ski and travel adventure camp for orthodox Jewish teens.
Providing llama trekking adventure services for children ages 8 - 13 since 1989. Adventures include trekking and hiking, camping and challenge courses, orienteering and animal care.
Hands-on experiential expeditions sailing the pristine waters of the tropics. Science, math, sailing, snorkeling, leadership, and travel.
Cloud Forest Adventures
A co-ed summer program in Nicaragua offering a chance to improve your Spanish language skills and experience a new culture.
A non-profit, marine environmental, one week education program which is held aboard the 42' ERICA LEE and 48' ERICA LEE II for children ages 9 and up.
Creek 'N' Crag
Primitive camping in the Nilgiris mountains of India for ages 7 through adult. Emphasis is on the wilderness experience. Provides only vegetarian meals. Photos, FAQ, and contact information.
Deer Hill Expeditions
Offers wilderness and service expeditions in the American southwest for teens. Programs, schedule, rates, FAQ, and application form.
ExploraMar Marine Biology Sailing Camp
Unique teenage summer science camp offering sailing instruction and marine biology, living aboard a new 50 ft sailboat on Sea of Cortez, Baja, Mexico. Oceanographic exploration and teamwork development to small groups under the guidance of professional educators.
Fort Smith Mountain Men
Travel-camping adventure and leadership development experience for boys 11 to 16 who are interested in the outdoors. Trips originate from Georgetown, Texas. Programs, dates, rates, registration form, and links to related sites.
Greenbrier River Outdoor Adventures
Mountain biking, rafting, canoeing, and rock climbing adventures tailored for young people.
Summer snowboarding programs for teenagers to the south island of New Zealand.
Colorado Backcountry Adventures for Teens ages 13-17. Horizon Adventure Program. Accredited by the American Camping Association. Financial Aid is available.
Insights School of Experiential Education
Summer programs combining academics, wilderness adventure, cultural immersion, and community service in Costa Rica, Ecuador, and Canada.
Kent Mountain Adventure Center - Adventure Summer
Offers backpacking, rock climbing, kayaking, mountain biking, and 'no-impact' camping programs. Focuses on personal growth through outdoor adventure. Instructors, program descriptions, FAQ, schedule, rates, and registration form.
Adventure travel for teenagers. Offers 13 to 28 day wilderness based trips with a variety of activities in world-class settings, placing an equal emphasis on physical and emotional growth through challenge.
National Wildlife Federation Teen Adventure
Environmental study backpacking adventures for teens in Rocky Mountain National Park. Participants aged 13 to 17 study alpine ecology during an eight day backpacking trip. Rock climbing, team building, environmental service.
NorthPointe Outdoor Adventures British Columbia
Company that specializes in outdoor events for youths 8-16 around Vancouver British Columbia, Canada
Northwaters and Langskib
Wilderness canoe tripping and sea kayaking programs for youth and adults offering a blend of adventure and personal growth in a supportive environment. Based in Temagami, Ontario. Photos, staff profiles, FAQ, dates, and rates.
O-Atua Adventures @ Camp Columba
New Zealand based adventure camp for youths, schools, businesses, churches and community groups. Activities include high ropes, climbing wall, mountain biking, kayaking, team and confidence building courses.
Offers marine, geology and astronomy programs for 12-17 year olds on the Sea of Cortez based in San Carlos, Mexico.
5-day educational program for children between the ages of 9 and 15. Tag and release sharks for research purposes; watch whales and dolphins; fish; spend a day inside the lobstering industry; learn about the New England marine ecosystem at the Isles of Shoals Marine Laboratory.
Sailing aboard catamarans in the British Virgin Islands, students ages 13 and up learn sailing, SCUBA diving, and marine sciences during 21-day voyages. Program details, photos, forums, dates and rates, FAQ, and application form.
Outpost Wilderness Adventure
Small group adventure specialty camps and expeditions focussing on high level instruction in rock and alpine climbing, mountain biking, fly fishing, adventure racing and backcountry explorations in Colorado, Bolivia, the Alps and Mexico.
Outward Bound - Thompson Island
Summer programs include two-week, overnight, outdoor adventure programs for adolescents ages 12 -17. Activities include sailing, backpacking, canoeing, rock-climbing and 'no-impact' camping. Thompson Island is located in the Boston Harbor Islands National Park Area in Massachusetts.
Outward Bound Canada
Courses in canoeing, cross-country and downhill skiing, ecology, dogsledding, first aid, high ropes, hiking, leadership training, mountaineering, rock climbing, kayaking, snowboarding, white-water canoeing and kayaking, white-water rescue, and winter camping. High school credits available.
Outward Bound USA
A non-profit organization consisting of 5 wilderness schools and 2 urban centers offering adventure based, experiential education summer programs for teens.
Outward Bound Wilderness
Nonprofit organization offers experiential learning and personal growth through adventure-based wilderness programs for youth, teens, and adults. Includes course descriptions, FAQ, staff profiles, photos, and registration information.
Pangaea Quest Teen Adventure School
Summer adventure travel programs for teens aged 14 to 18. Spend your summer vacation backpacking, rafting, rock climbing, and mountain biking in the Western United States.
A Christian adventure camp providing one week, weekend, or one day group expeditions in Vermont.
Rein Teen Tours
Exciting, well-supervised, activity oriented travel programs for teenagers 13 to 17 years of age. Tours range from 3 to 6 weeks, traveling throughout the United States, Hawaii, Alaska, and Canada.
SHP: Bicycle Tours for Teenagers
The Student Hosteling Program offers outstanding teenage bicycle touring trips through the countrysides and cultural centers of the United States, Canada, and Europe.
TASC - Canadian Wilderness Fishing Camps
Camp programs including white water rafting, skiing and fishing camps for kids 10 to 18.
Teen Expeditions in Leadership
An adventure camp for teens that is part of the Marcus Lewis Day Camp network. Expeditions to sites include Martha's Vineyard and the Colorado Rockies.
Teen Treks Bike Trips
One to four week bike trips in Europe, Canada, and United States for teens ages 13 to 18. Operated by American Youth Hostels Niagara Frontier Council. Trip descriptions, overview, FAQ, and application form.
The Road Less Traveled
A wilderness adventure program offering multi-element expeditions to young people ages 13 to 19, throughout the United States and abroad.
The Summer Nature and Arts Camp for Kids (SNACK)
5 day camp in the Philippines focusing on instilling healthy regard for nature and outdoors, independence, sailing and climbing, teamwork, tolerance, non-discrimination, and leadership skills.
Outdoor youth programs with an emphasis on building youth leadership skills and the responsible use of the backcountry.
Trail's End Ranch Wilderness Trips
Christian wilderness trips with a purpose. Backpacking, rock climbing, and mountaineering for young people in grades 9 through 12.
Trails Wilderness School
Adventure programs for teens from Alaska to Mexico. Including surfing, snowboarding, mountaineering, rock climbing, rafting, and kayaking. Programs from 1-4 weeks in length.
Fourteen to 40 day summer expeditions in Europe, South Africa, Vietnam, USA, New Zealand, Costa Rica, Thailand, and Australia for 12-18 year olds. Program details, prices, schedule, photographs, FAQ, and registration form.
Visions Service Adventures
Co-ed summer program for teens combining construction-based community service, outdoor exploration, and intercultural living. Program sites, FAQ, fees, photos, and downloadable forms.
Weissman Teen Tours
Tour the United States, Canada or Europe. Exciting, well supervised, activity oriented travel programs for teenagers 13 to 18 years of age.
Summer tours and travel adventures for ages 13 to 19. Offers excursions through Canada, the United States, Europe, and Australia. Program details, testimonials, dates, rates, and forms.
Wilderness Adventures at Eagle Landing
An outdoor camping and backpacking adventure for co-ed ages 9-18 in Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains. Rock climbing, rappelling, caving, canoeing, kayaking, mountain biking, ropes course, and 900 foot zip line.
Wilderness Trek Christian Camp
Rugged six-day adventures in southern Colorado for 14-19 year olds include backpacking, hiking, rappelling, devotionals, and Bible study. Message boards, group booking forms, and contact information.
30 years of experience leading wilderness adventures for young adults in the Western US, Alaska, Hawaii, Costa Rica, Australia and Europe. Backpacking, seakayaking, whitewater rafting, climbing, mountain biking, fly fishing.