TEEN PROGRAMS Ages 13-17
Whether joining our teen leadership program or weekend expeditions, teens will find opportunities to stretch their edges in a safe and supportive environment. Our small groups foster a deep connection between peers and mentors—all supporting each other on a journey of discovery, problem solving, and self-reliance.
- Coyote HowlMeet 4 Saturdays from 2PM - 8PM and spend one overnight
- Junior CounselorJune - AugustJunior counselors gain skills highly valued in the field of outdoor leadership and teach side-by-side with our professional skilled mentors.
- Counselor in TrainingSchool Year and SummerCounselors in Training teach side by side with our senior staff. Youth leaders are involved in program planning, are exposed to advanced levels of wilderness skills, practice coaching and giving and receiving feedback.
"Primitive Pursuits is a fabulous camp. Great counselors. It is actually one of the best managed camps with intelligent, knowledgeable, caring, and empathic counselors I’ve ever met." L.K., Summer Camp Parent
"Thank you all so much! What a wonderful day that was and brought a lot of good stuff to the surface for me to work on making change in my life to get that fire going! I'm so grateful that you imagined this program and brought it so beautifully to life. I've had folks asking me all week how it was and I keep saying, "More amazing than I even imagined."" Central Fire Participant