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Camp Schedule for 14 - 17 Year Olds

If you would like to learn more about the workshops at Pack Forest, visit Workshop Descriptions for 14 - 17 Year Olds.

A Week At Pack Forest

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Breakfast - 8 am
Environmental Issues:
Human Impacts
Clean Water
Solid Waste / Recycling
9 am -Noon
Elective 3
9 am -Noon
Elective 5
(Trip 1 Back)
9 am -Noon
Elective 7
(Trip 2 Back)
9 am -Noon
Simulation Game
Pick up - 9 am
Lunch - Noon
Registration - 3 pm Elective 1 Elective 4
(Trip 1 Out)
Elective 6
(Trip 2 Out)
Orientation Elective 2 Optionals* Optionals* Optionals* Optionals*
Dinner - 6 pm
Optionals* Recreation** Optionals* Optionals* Debate Final Program
Campfire Guest Speaker Conclusions Campfire

*Sample Optional Activities:

  • Fly Tying
  • Fishing
  • Shelter Building
  • Archery
  • Boating
  • Tracking
  • Nature Art
  • Fly Fishing
  • Orienteering
  • Map Making
  • Birding
  • Herping (searching for reptiles and amphibians)

**Sample Recreation Activities:

  • Fishing
  • Archery
  • Environmental Games
  • Swiming
  • Volleyball
  • Frisbee

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