Adventure Out Camp

Adventure Out Camp

Ready to take your resident camp experience to the next level? Adventure Out trips are for girls entering grades 8-12 in the fall. Campers spend most of their time away from camp, leaving Sunday evening or Monday morning and returning Thursday night.

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We will do our best to update this page when sessions fill, but please note that some sessions with registration links may have already filled. We recommend registering for your preferred session as soon as possible.


Adventure Out Camp Opportunities

For girls entering Grades 8-12 in the fall.

Smoky Mountain Llama Trek | Camp Whip Poor Will - Morrow, OH
Grade 8-12
6 day | $555 | June 9 - 14
Explore the beauty of Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the most visited national park in America. Spend the week away from Camp Whip Poor Will camping in Tennessee where you will visit some of the most iconic sites the Smokies have to offer. The highlight of the trip will be your overnight Llama trekking experience! You will learn the basics of backpacking, llama care, and how to pack the camping gear on the llama before heading into the woods. You’ll spend one night on the trail with your new llama friends! At the end of your adventure you’ll head back to Camp Whip Poor Will for final campfire on Thursday. Girls will work towards their Ultimate Recreation Challenge, Adventurer, or Trailblazing badge.
» Max capacity: 8
» Full

 

Air Camp | Camp Whip Poor Will - Morrow, OH
Grade 6-8
6 day | $600 | June 16 - 21
Come fly with us! Get ready for a week-long adventure in aviation! Come and explore a variety of careers and opportunities connected to aviation. You will not only learn about the technology and engineering of aviation and aeronautics but you and your flight team will travel to important sites in aviation history and innovative technology where you will work together to solve real problems. You will construct an apparatus to retrieve an airplane black box submerged in water, design and paint an aircraft, take flight ground school, meet experts in the aviation field, and so much more!!! By the end of the week, you will learn to pilot a real aircraft from an active runway in the Dayton area under the direction and support of an FAA certified pilot instructor.
» Max capacity: 40
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Road Trip: West Virginia | Camp Whip Poor Will - Morrow, OH
Grade 8-12
6 day | $565 | June 16 - 21
Embark on the ultimate American summer pastime — a week long road trip! Create a playlist, pack up the camp van, and prepare to explore all that West Virginia has to offer. The best part? You and your new friends get to make the plan! Spend Sunday night finding all the best places to go; options could include a whitewater rafting down the famous New River, escape underground to the Seneca Caverns, or check out the world’s largest steerable radio telescope at the National Radio Astronomy Observatory, or even visit an art museum or zoo. The choices are endless and completely up to you! Girls will work towards their Ultimate Recreation Challenge or Traveler badge.
» Max capacity: 8
» Full

 

Whitewater Adventurers: Ocoee River | Camp Whip Poor Will - Morrow, OH
Grade 8-12
6 day | $570| June 23 - 28
It’s time to grab a paddle and hold on as you set out to conquer the rapids on the Ocoee River in Tennessee, including the site of the 1996 Olympic whitewater course! You and your team will camp out under the stars and prepare your own meals, explore the rapids, and learn to work together. When you’re not on the river, you can head over to the Great Smoky Mountains National park and see what you can discover there! Girls will work toward their Ultimate Recreation Challenge or Adventurer badge.
» Max capacity: 8
» Full

 

Into the Woods: Dolly Sod West Virginia | Camp Libbey - Defiance, OH
Grade 8-12
6 day | $505 | July 14 - 19
To the wilderness and back again! Take your camping to the next level on a backpacking trip to the Dolly Sods. Girls will spend their first day at Camp Libbey gathering gear and preparing for their trip. Then head to West Virginia and the Monongahela National Forest and spend three days and two nights on the trail. You'll cook your own meals and see beautiful scenic views. Girls may bring their own backpacking backpack or use one from camp. Girls must be able to hike several miles a day carrying a loaded pack. Recommended: Girls take Backpacking Basics offered through GSWO. Girls will work toward their Adventurers or Ultimate Recreation Challenge Badges.
» Max capacity: 8
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Paddlers Paradise: Maumee River | Camp Libbey - Defiance, OH
Grade 8-12
6 day | $505 | July 21-26
Spend up to four days and three nights exploring the brand new water trail located along the Maumee River, here in our own backyard! Before you leave camp, you'll learn to pack your backpack and canoe, plus practice your canoe skills. Come back to camp just in time for final campfire, where you can share stories from your amazing adventure with the rest of camp! Girls should have prior canoeing experience. Girls will work towards their Paddling or Ultimate Recreation Challenge badges.
» Max capacity: 8
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Haunted Happenings | Camp Libbey - Defiance, OH
Grade 8-12
6 day | $550 | July 28 – Aug 2
Learn the ins and outs of Ghost hunting, from real paranormal investigators. You’ll learn about equipment and the best way to conduct an investigation. Then hit the road and visit some famous haunted locations. Learn the legends and tales associated with the haunts and maybe with some luck you’ll spot something yourself! Before the week ends you’ll conduct your own paranormal investigation!
» Max capacity: 8
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