Hiking Camp

All Summer 2020 Sessions have closed. Please check back for more opportunities this Fall! 

Time:

8:00 am - 12:30 pm

Ages:

9-12

Location:

Participants should be dropped off at the 9th Street entrance of the YMCA Main Building - 815 Kansas City Street, Rapid City, SD 57701

Cost: 

YMCA Members: $90 | Program Participant $120 (price includes water bottle, cooling towel, and daily lunch). Scholarships are available, e-mail SethK@rcymca.org for more information.

Adult leaders:

Seth Keene and Guest Hiker Keiz Larson

Items to Bring:

Appropriate footwear (hiking boots not required, but flip flops and sandals are not allowed), full water bottle, active attire, sunscreen, and bug spray. Backpacks are strongly encouraged to carry above items and additional layer of clothing. Face masks must be worn by participants and leaders on the bus.

We will depart the YMCA on the bus by 8:30 am each day. Participants will be transported to the trail (Skyline Trails, Hanson Larson Memorial Park, Stratobowl, Little Elk Creek). Hikes will be between 1.5 and 2.5 miles and will include frequent breaks where lessons on trail etiquette and safety will be presented. We will return to the YMCA for lunch and participants should be picked up in the Café at 12:30 pm.

Maximum Registration: 20 per session.