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Teen Adventure Camp

Teen Adventure Camp

Experience adventure around Athens with Outdoor Pursuits' Teen Adventure Day Camp! Teens age 13-16 can learn introductory outdoor skills while creating new friendships in the Athens community. 


Summer 2017 Session

Session 1: CANCELED
Session 2:
July 17-21


Weekly Itinerary

Monday: Low ropes challenge course at The Ridges and hiking through Hocking Hills State Park
Tuesday: Canoe and Stand Up Paddle boarding on Dow Lake in Stroud's Run State Park
Wednesday: High ropes challenge course at The Ridges and bouldering in Athens
Thursday and Friday: Overnight backpacking trip in Zaleski State Forest


Drop Off and Pick Up Schedule

Monday - Wednesday: Drop off, 8:30 - 9:00 a.m.; Pick up, 5:00 - 5:30 p.m.
Thursday: Drop off, 8:30 - 9:00 a.m. (no pick up)
Friday: Pick up, 12:00 -12:30 p.m. (no drop off)


Cost: $225/week. Register at  www.recshop.ohio.edu(Click on the drop down menu to choose S12017)

For more information, contact the Assistant Director of Outdoor Pursuits, Judd Walker, at walkerj5@ohio.edu or call (740) 593-9928. 


Now offering:
Teen Backpacking Trip to Seneca Creek, WV

Join Outdoor Pursuits for a 4-day, 3-night backpacking trip to Seneca Creek, WV. Enjoy beautiful views, waterfalls and camping under the stars! Participants must be 16 years old by the start of the trip to participate. Transportation, instruction, gear and food are included in the trip fee. 

Trip date: July 11-14
Trip Cost: $95
Registration: www.recshop.ohio.edu   (Click on the drop down menu to choose S12017)