This day camp for middle school aged campers is a great way to unplug and explore! Let your camper try climbing at the Challenge Center, canoeing, outdoor rock climbing, hiking, cave exploring, and whitewater rafting! With drop-off and pick-up at the Sacramento State campus, finding adventure is easy.
Campers will have the opportunity to learn new activities with one-on-one instruction from our dedicated and qualified staff. Your camper will make new friends, life-long memories and boost their adventure confidence!
Please note: Due to COVID-19 camp activities, locations, dates, and times are subject to change.
Weekly Adventure Schedule
Monday: Climbing at the Challenge Center Tuesday: Outdoor Rock Climbing Wednesday: Hiking and Cave Exploring Thursday: Rafting Friday: Flat Water Boating (Canoeing)
Frequently Asked Questions
When does camp begin/end?
Explorer Camp activities begin at 8:00am each day and end at 5:00pm. We are unable to allow early pick-ups because we cannot guarantee when campers will return from their daily off campus activities.
Where do I drop off/pick up my child?
Camp drop-off and pick up will be in front of the University Union.
What if my child is close to the age range?
Campers must be 11-13 years old by the first day of camp. If your child does not meet that requirement, please check out our Green & Gold or Summit camps for other age ranges.
What does my child need to bring to camp?
We suggest packing the following items each day:
Hat or visor
You will also need to bring the following items on the following days:
Challenge Center Climbing & Pool Swimming
Closed-toe shoes, swimsuit, & towel
Outdoor Rock Climbing
Closed-toe shoes and bug spray(optional)
Hiking and Cave Exploring
Closed-toe shoes, Water shoes(no flip-flops), swimsuit, ,towel and bug spray(optional)
Water shoes(no flip-flops) and swimsuit
Canoeing and Hiking
Closed-toe shoes, Water shoes(no flip-flops), swimsuit, towel, and bug spray(optional)
A minimum deposit of 50% per child, per camp is required for all registrations (non-refundable). Full payment is due 14 days prior to camp start.
Camps must have a minimum of six campers for the program to run. No guarantees. You will receive a full refund for any cancelled camps.