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Age Range - 13-16 yrs
Colorado & Utah Outdoor summer camp is a Western U.S. Adventure Tour for teens, ages 13-16, that tight-knit, smaller group experiences adventure and fun in the road trip from Colorado to Utah.
Bucket List Destinations for an Adventurous Summer in South West America
Hit the road. Incredible road trip is waiting for you this summer. Pack your bag and charge your phone for capturing breathtaking moments and places in the route of Colorado -Utah.
The forces of nature have shaped and colored the landscape of the American Southwest like no other setting. You will be amazed by the raw, majestic beauty of the Rockies and Utah. Experience these wonders with adventure activities that get your heart racing, then lay back and chill under starlit skies. Take in iconic sights and formations at Arches National Park on this Western U.S. adventure tour for teens.
If your idea of an incredible summer is about breathtaking views, wide-open spaces, action, adventure, and new like-minded friends, this is the program for you. Scroll down and explore the details of this adventurous road trip.
Why It is a Great Choice
Itineray and Activities For 12 days, rich and unforgettable locations and activities are lined to turn this summer the best. Here is your itinerary:
Days 1-2: Boulder, Colorado
Fly to Denver and head directly to Boulder where your orientation officially begins with some of our favorite icebreakers and “get to know you” activities.
Start your summer adventure taking in spectacular views of the Rocky Mountains while hiking the Flatirons. Kayak or stand-up paddle board the Boulder Reservoir. Enjoy dinner in the historic downtown Pearl Street promenade and an exciting evening of axe throwing with your new friends.
Days 3-5: Buena Vista, Colorado
Take on Rocky Mountain rapids as you whitewater raft the Arkansas River. Continue your adrenaline-filled stay in Buena Vista with a rock climbing and rappelling adventure. Challenge yourself at a high ropes course with beautiful views of the Arkansas River and Browns Canyon.
Days 6-8: Glenwood Springs, Colorado
Enjoy an evening unwinding in the famous Glenwood Hot Springs. Vail, Colorado Check out Vail, one of the finest alpine resorts in the world. Eat lunch and explore the village that is surrounded by 350,000 acres of national forest. Aspen, Colorado Hike through wildflower fields at Maroon Bells and visit beautiful Crater Lake at over 10,000 feet elevation. Enjoy a game of disc golf on a mountainside course with new friends in neighboring Snowmass. Take the evening to explore the celebrated mountain town of Aspen for dinner.
Days 9-11: Moab, Utah
The adventure continues as you hike and stand-up paddle board by red-hued arches during the day and stargaze at night, taking in all the natural wonders Arches National Park has to offer. View Moab’s vast desert landscape while you dare to free-fall rappel.
Day 12: Salt Lake City, Utah
Say farewell to your new friends as you part ways for your return home. The summer might be over, but all the memories you’ve made will last a lifetime!
Accommodation, Food & Transportation Colorado & Utah Outdoor Summer Camp Participants will stay in comfortable hotels and lodges close to all the action and sights.
Eating well while away from home is an important part of a summer’s success. We understand how it helps our travelers feel secure, happy and looking forward to their day. That’s why we pay close attentions to the meals, including breakfast and dinner daily.
You will only need to bring one week’s worth of clothing as outlined in the packing list that will be sent to you prior to departure. We visit local laundromats weekly and we will supply the detergent and dryer sheets. Don’t worry if you’ve never done laundry before, we’ll show you the ropes. Parents, we know the thought of your children doing laundry is making you smile.
Campers will travel in passenger vans driven by our staff.
Now it is time to introduce marvelous places we will be staying: Boulder,Colorado Welcome to the one of the most beautiful campuses in the nation, located in the foothills of Rocky Mountains. The University of Colorado Boulder campus is a Colorado attraction in and of itself with gorgeous green spaces and modern facilities.
Buena Vista, Colorado rest up after a big day adventure and enjoy great views of the surrounding mountain ranges from your room. The Best Western Vista Inn features an indoor pool, seasonal outdoor spa, fitness center and more.
Glenwood Springs, Colorado Equipped with a heated outdoor pool and hot tub, the Holiday Inn Express Glenwood Springs is located just a few blocks from the Glenwood Hot Springs Pool. It is the prefect place to unwind and hang our with your new friends.
Moab, Utah The Comfort Suites Moab Arches National Park is located in the center of Moab, near some of the best activities and attractions in the area. Workout at the modern fitness center, swim in the outdoor pool or relax in outdoor hot tub.
Salt Lake City, Utah Enjoy a comfortable stay at the Comfort Suites featuring free Wi-Fi, fitness center and heated indoor pool.
**Getting to Colorado ** We help you coordinate your flight to arrive within designated times so that we may greet you upon arrival. One of our summer leaders and staff from our office will be at the airline counter to greet you, introduce you to fellow travelers, help you to check-in and the leader will be with you from check-in onward.
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Any course for a student under the age of 18 includes a transportation option.
Our packages are designed to be all-inclusive. We will contact you after checkout with info of exact items included.