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Teen Raft (Ages 12-15)

Rafting Camps ~MD
There are two themes in Rafting Camp: FUN and TEAMWORK. As soon as we arrive at the put-in, campers will work together to get down to the river. Along the way, Rafters will learn about rapid formation, paddling techniques, and river hazards while having fun on the river. Depending on the water levels, the best inflatable craft will be used…. basically if it the water is too low ~ we will ditch big rafts! By weeks end, campers will have had the opportunity to guide and lead a raft, rapid swim, and challenge a Calleva staff to a “king of the raft” contest.

  • $660/week
  • This week includes an exciting Thursday Overnight!
  • Offered weekly June 20th through Aug 19th from 8:45am – 3:45pm
  • 4:1 Staff Ratio
  • Ages 12-15
  • Transportation only available to/from:
    • Carderock Rec. Area
  • Sample Week Itinerary:
    • Introduction to gear, paddle strokes and river @ Mather Gorge
    • River reading, finding the perfect line @ Little Falls
    • River safety, raft guiding @ Shenandoah
    • Overnight: Cheat River or Lower Yough

 

Registration for Camp

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