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2017 Acadia Mountain Guides Youth Camp Course List and Rates

 

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3 Day Mount Desert Island Rock Climbing Experience
age 12 - 16

Who's it for? Teens who want to spend some time getting vertical during summer vacation in Acadia. This camp can accomodate different climbing abilities from new climbers to crushers. Also great for scouts looking to get the Rock Climbing merit badge.

What we do? Boulder and climb on a variety of cool sea cliffs, learn knots, belaying and rappelling.

Details

July 24 - 26

Acadia National Park $120. / day $300. / 3 day
August 1 - 3 Acadia National Park $120. / day $300. / 3 day
August 8 - 10 Acadia National Park $120. / day $300. / 3 day
 

RockPro I Introductory Climbing Camp
age 13 - 17

Who's it for? A new climber or someone who has been climbing indoors or outdoors only a few times.
6:1 ratio with maximum of 12 campers.

What we do? Climbing technique, Belay / rappel methods, knots, lots of climbing, ropes course, spectacular sea cliffs

Details

June 25 - 1

Acadia National Park $1200.
July 9 - 15 Acadia National Park $1200.
July 16 - 22 White Mountains, NH $1200.
July 30 - 5 Acadia National Park $1200.
August 6 - 12 White Mountains, NH $1200.
Save some bucks through:
Discounts: USA Climbing members receive a 15% discount up to January 15, 10% to February 15, and 5% discount to March 15.
Scholarships: A limited number of partial scholarships are available.
Register for multiple camps: Save $50.00 off second camp, $75.00 off third, $100.00 off fourth, etc.

RockPro II Intermediate Climbing Camp
age 13 - 17

Who's it for? A graduate of RP I or a climber who is pretty comfortable belaying and understands the basics of climbing and desires to learn to set up their own climbs.
6:1 ratio with maximum of 12 campers.

What we do? Lots of learning about climbing gear and anchor construction as well as fine tuning belaying and rappelling skills.

Details

June 25 - 1

Acadia National Park $1200.00
July 9 - 15 Acadia National Park $1200.00
July 16 - 22 White Mountains, NH $1200.00
July 30 - 5 Acadia National Park $1200.00
August 6 - 12 White Mountains, NH $1200.00

Save some bucks through:
Discounts: USA Climbing members receive a 15% discount up to January 15, 10% to February 15, and 5% discount to March 15.
Scholarships: A limited number of partial scholarships are available.
Register for multiple camps: Save $50.00 off second camp, $75.00 off third, $100.00 off fourth, etc.

RockPro III Sport Climbing Camp (Advanced)
age 14 - 18

Who's it for? A frequent gym climber who wants to learn to sport climb outdoors. Should be capable of climbing 5.9 routes. 6:1 ratio with maximum of 12 campers.

What we do? introduction to lead climbing on bolt protected routes, focus on improving climbing techniques on steep climbs, transitions from climbing to descending from fixed anchors. Led by AMGA Rock Guide Course graduate or above.

Details

July 9 - 15

Rumney / Pawtuckaway $1300.00
August 6 - 12 Clifton / Camden $1300.00
Save some bucks through:
Discounts: USA Climbing members receive a 15% discount up to January 15, 10% to February 15, and 5% discount to March 15.
Scholarships: A limited number of partial scholarships are available.
Register for multiple camps: Save $50.00 off second camp, $75.00 off third, $100.00 off fourth, etc.

RockPro IV Traditional Lead Climbing Camp (Advanced)
age 14 - 18

Who's it for? A graduate of RockPro II or III or equivalent skills often gained by climbing with adult partners. Climber can belay and rappel comfortably without guidance, is able to build top rope anchors. 3:1 ratio with maximum of 6 campers.

What we do? Focuses on developing traditional lead climbing skills, advanced anchoring, partner rescue, route selection, belaying leaders and seconds. Led by AMGA Rock Guide Course graduate or above.

Details

Aug 13 - 19 Maine & New Hampshire $1300.00
Save some bucks through:
Discounts: USA Climbing members receive a 15% discount up to January 15, 10% to February 15, and 5% discount to March 15.
Scholarships: A limited number of partial scholarships are available.
Register for multiple camps: Save $50.00 off second camp, $75.00 off third, $100.00 off fourth, etc.

9 Day Teen Rock Climbing Camps
age 13 - 18

Who's it for? A graduate of RockPro II or III or equivalent skills often gained by climbing with adult partners. Climber can belay and rappel comfortably without guidance, is able to build top rope anchors. 3:1 ratio with maximum of 6 campers.

What we do? Focuses on developing traditional lead climbing skills, advanced anchoring, partner rescue, route selection, belaying leaders and seconds. Led by AMGA Rock Guide Course graduate or above.

Details

July 1 - 9 Maine & New Hampshire $1900.00
July 8 - 15 Maine & New Hampshire $2200.00
July 15 - 23 Maine & New Hampshire $1900.00
July 29 - 6 Maine & New Hampshire $1900.00
Save some bucks through:
Discounts: USA Climbing members receive a 15% discount up to January 15, 10% to February 15, and 5% discount to March 15.
Scholarships: A limited number of partial scholarships are available.
Register for multiple camps: Save $50.00 off second camp, $75.00 off third, $100.00 off fourth, etc.

Maine Coast Multi-Sport Adventure
age 13 - 17

Who's it for? A motivated teenager motivated teenager who wants to pursue outdoor activities available on the coast of Maine. 6:1 ratio with maximum of 12 campers.

What we do? a mix of sea kayaking, hiking, camping, rock climbing, rappelling, mountain biking, challenge course, paddleboarding, canoeing, survival skills.

Details

June 25 - July 1 Acadia and Camden, ME $1200.00
Save some bucks through:
Discounts: USA Climbing members receive a 15% discount up to January 15, 10% to February 15, and 5% discount to March 15.
Scholarships: A limited number of partial scholarships are available.
Register for multiple camps: Save $50.00 off second camp, $75.00 off third, $100.00 off fourth, etc.

North Woods Multi-Sport Adventure
age 13 - 17

Who's it for? A motivated teenager motivated teenager who wants to pursue outdoor activities available in interior Maine. 6:1 ratio with maximum of 12 campers.

What we do? hiking, rock climbing, rappelling, camping, whitewater rafting, challenge course, survival skills, caving and canoeing.

Details

July 2 - 8 Katahdin $999.00
July 16 - 22 Katahdin $999.00
Save some bucks through:
Discounts: USA Climbing members receive a 15% discount up to January 15, 10% to February 15, and 5% discount to March 15.
Scholarships: A limited number of partial scholarships are available.
Register for multiple camps: Save $50.00 off second camp, $75.00 off third, $100.00 off fourth, etc.

Mountains and Sea Multi-Sport Adventure
age 13 - 17

Who's it for? A motivated teenager motivated teenager who wants to pursue outdoor activities available in interior Maine. 6:1 ratio with maximum of 12 campers.

What we do? hiking, rock climbing, rappelling, camping, whitewater rafting, challenge course, survival skills, caving and canoeing.

Details

July 23 - 29 Acadia, Katahdin and Kennebec regions $999.00
Save some bucks through:
Discounts: USA Climbing members receive a 15% discount up to January 15, 10% to February 15, and 5% discount to March 15.
Scholarships: A limited number of partial scholarships are available.
Register for multiple camps: Save $50.00 off second camp, $75.00 off third, $100.00 off fourth, etc.

Leadership, Wilderness First Aid and Search & Rescue Summit
age 16 - 18 (14 & 15 year olds may participate but are not eligible for official certification)

Who's it for? A motivated teenager motivated teenager who wants to pursue outdoor activities available in interior Maine. 6:1 ratio with maximum of 12 campers.

What we do? hiking, rock climbing, rappelling, camping, whitewater rafting, challenge course, survival skills, caving and canoeing.

Details

July 23 - 29 Acadia, Katahdin and Kennebec regions $1300.00
Save some bucks through:
Discounts: USA Climbing members receive a 15% discount up to January 15, 10% to February 15, and 5% discount to March 15.
Scholarships: A limited number of partial scholarships are available.
Register for multiple camps: Save $50.00 off second camp, $75.00 off third, $100.00 off fourth, etc.

Young Explorer's Climbing Day Camp
ages 9 - 12

Who's it for? Children who are psyched on climbing and who are ready to start spending a day away from family. Emphasis on climbing related activities. 6:1 ratio with maximum of 12 campers.

What we do? Rock climbing, rappelling, belaying, rope bridge crossings, challenge course, knots, hiking, swimming.

Details

June 26 - 30

Daily shuttle Orono, Brewer, Ellsworth, Bar Harbor $299.00
June 17 21 Daily shuttle Orono, Brewer, Ellsworth, Bar Harbor $299.00
July 31 - 4 Daily shuttle Orono, Brewer, Ellsworth, Bar Harbor $299.00
August 14 - 18 Daily shuttle Orono, Brewer, Ellsworth, Bar Harbor $299.00
Save some bucks through:
Discounts: USA Climbing members receive a 15% discount up to January 15, 10% to February 15, and 5% discount to March 15.
Scholarships: A limited number of partial scholarships are available.
Register for multiple camps: Save $50.00 off second camp, $75.00 off third, $100.00 off fourth, etc.

Young Explorer's Climbing Overnight Camp
ages 9 - 12

Who's it for? Children who are psyched on climbing and are ready to start spending several days away from family. Emphasis on climbing related activities. 6:1 ratio with maximum of 12 campers.

What we do? Rock climbing, rappelling, belaying, rope bridge crossings, challenge course, knots, hiking, swimming.

Details

June 26 - 30

Starts / Ends in Orono $399.00
June 17 21 Starts / Ends in Orono $399.00
July 31 - 4 Starts / Ends in Orono $399.00
August 14 - 18 Starts / Ends in Orono  
Save some bucks through:
Discounts: USA Climbing members receive a 15% discount up to January 15, 10% to February 15, and 5% discount to March 15.
Scholarships: A limited number of partial scholarships are available.
Register for multiple camps: Save $50.00 off second camp, $75.00 off third, $100.00 off fourth, etc.
$399.00

Young Explorer's Adventure Day Camp
ages 9 - 12

Who's it for? Children who like doing cool things outside and are ready to start spending a day away from family. Emphasis on a mix of adventure activities. 6:1 ratio with maximum of 12 campers.

What we do? Rock climbing, hiking, swimming, canoeing and/or paddleboarding, rappelling, rope bridge crossings, challenge course, knots, caving, hiking, swimming, survival skills, nature study.

Details

July 10 - 14 Daily shuttle Orono, Brewer, Ellsworth, Bar Harbor $299.00
July 24 - 28 Daily shuttle Orono, Brewer, Ellsworth, Bar Harbor $299.00
August 7 - 11 Daily shuttle Orono, Brewer, Ellsworth, Bar Harbor $299.00
Save some bucks through:
Discounts: USA Climbing members receive a 15% discount up to January 15, 10% to February 15, and 5% discount to March 15.
Scholarships: A limited number of partial scholarships are available.
Register for multiple camps: Save $50.00 off second camp, $75.00 off third, $100.00 off fourth, etc.

Young Explorer's Adventure Overnight Camp
ages 9 - 12

Who's it for? Children who like doing cool things outside and are ready to start spending several days away from family. Emphasis on a mix of adventure activities. 6:1 ratio with maximum of 12 campers.

What we do? Rock climbing, hiking, swimming, canoeing and/or paddleboarding, rappelling, rope bridge crossings, challenge course, knots, caving, hiking, swimming, survival skills, nature study.

Details

July 10 - 14 Starts / Ends in Orono $399.00
July 24 - 28 Starts / Ends in Orono $399.00
August 7 - 11 Starts / Ends in Orono $399.00
Save some bucks through:
Discounts: USA Climbing members receive a 15% discount up to January 15, 10% to February 15, and 5% discount to March 15.
Scholarships: A limited number of partial scholarships are available.
Register for multiple camps: Save $50.00 off second camp, $75.00 off third, $100.00 off fourth, etc.
Airport / Bus Station Pick Up and Drop Off Available from Bangor International Airport, Bangor Bus Terminals and Bar Harbor regional airport. $75.00 ea way

MULTI-WEEK SUMMER CAMPS

Just want to be outside... then put together any combination of summer camps for 2 - 6 weeks.

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