Explorers (Grades 7-9)


  • Rock climb at Gilbert’s Rock (five minutes from camp), an ancient and beautiful granite dome, with the option of an advanced climbing day.
  • Summit John Rock and camp in Pisgah National Forest, followed by swimming at Sliding Rock and ice cream at Dolly’s.
  • Whitewater raft the Pigeon River.
  • Mountain bike through the Enchanted Forest on-campus, with the option for an advanced biking day in nearby DuPont State Forest.
  • Optional overnight canoe trip on the French Broad River.
  • Optional backpack in Pisgah National Forest.