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Rangers Adventure: Wilderness Survival Camps

More Summer Camps

Train the skills of wilderness survival. Find shelter, track animals, learn to safely use a wood carving knife and much more. The best instructors of our Rangers Guild lead action-packed camps with hands-on bushcraft skills. Kids work together in a team, embarking on outdoor adventures and discovering lasting friendships.

Summer Camps 2017 Bay Area

Choose your own adventure with different weekly themes:

Grades 1-5

Grade 1-5 Stealth, Archery & Wilderness Survival Explore the wild lands. Take up a bow. Learn forest craft and skills. Train in epic scenarios of survival, stealth and archery.

Grade 1-5 Wilderness Survival: Fire & Knives Master the most important tools of forest craft: the blade and the flame. Make fire from what you find, carve your own tools and learn the uses of wild plants.

Grade 1-5 Fishing, Foraging & Campfire Cooking Explore the delicious feasts foraged along the shorelines! Travel the coasts of the Bay, the ocean, and local lakes, learning practical survival skills.

Grade 1-5 It's a Trap! Survival Engineering Build, detect, and disarm all manner of traps. Explore and track the woodland for materials to engineer your own devices. Make safe human traps for fun stealth scenarios.

Grades 6-9

Grade 6-9 Rangers Survival: Fire, Knife & Axe Master vital tools for forest craft: the axe, knife and campfire. Make fire without matches and carve advanced woodworking projects. Train in wilderness survival skills.

Grade 6-9 Ranger Rescue: Tracking, Search & Survival Develop essential search and rescue skills. Navigate and stay "found" in the wilderness. Train in human tracking and how to care for the survival of others.

Grade 6-9 Coastal Fishing, Foraging & Campfire Cooking Explore the delicious feasts foraged along the shorelines! Travel the coasts of the Bay, the ocean, and local lakes, learning practical survival skills.

Grade 6-9 Rangers Survival: Stealth & Bow Train in stealth, archery and wilderness survival. Learn camouflage for invisibility and the ancient skill of archery.

Grade 6-9 Rangers Recon: Stealth & Evasion Navigate the wilderness with stealth. Track and search for other teams. Learn how to evade anyone trailing you. Train to survive in the shadows of the landscape.

Grade 6-9 Rangers Survival: Trackers Craft Make shelter and lodges from natural materials and create hearths for fires to heat them. Use your knife for woodworking and making other advanced camp craft.

Looking for Overnights?

Grade 5-12 Overnight Rangers Camp Make your village at Camp Trackers, in the epic Marmot Valley. Spend your days learning wilderness survival and bushcraft skills with experienced mentors. Spend your nights under the stars and around the village campfire. This camp takes place at Camp Trackers, our private nature reserve site outside of Sandy, Oregon. Airport pick-up and drop-off to Portland International Airport is offered for students.

Scholarships

Our scholarship window for Summer 2017 will open late fall.