Moab Summer Camp – Sustainable You!

Summer fun and learning in and around Moab

  • Where: Moab, UT
  • When: June 29, 2015 through July 02, 2015
  • Number of Days/Nights: 4 Days; 1 Overnight (weather-dependent)
  • Time: Begins 8:30 a.m. Monday and ends 5:00 p.m. Thursday
  • Group Size: Minimum 6 and Maximum 12
  • Age Group: Students entering grades 5-8
  • Cost per Person: $150/per person - Students in Grand Co. Schools
  • Cost per Person: $200/per person - All Others
  • Deposit: $25 non refundable, applies to total due
  • Deadline for Signup: 7 calendar days prior to trip date.
  • CFI and USU Moab host this 4-day/1 overnight learning adventure for kids who want to be active, have fun and learn about our amazing backyard environment. The camp gives kids the opportunity to learn about what we need to survive and how we can improve our environment in a fun and interactive way. From exploring our local waterways to investigating the ways we travel, and where our food comes from, kids will develop a sense of place, and positive hope for the future of our natural environment.
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Teen River Skills Day Camp

Raft, Paddle, and SUP the Colorado River this summer!

  • Where: Colorado River from Hittle Bottom to BLM takeout
  • When: July 07, 2015 through July 09, 2015
  • Number of Days/Nights: 3 Days
  • Time: 8:30am - 5:00pm each day
  • Group Size: Min 6 and Max 11
  • Age Group: Entering 7th through 12th grades
  • Cost per Person: $200 per youth ($150 for youths attending Grand County School District*)
  • Deposit: $25
  • Deadline for Signup: 7 calendar days prior to trip date.
  • The Teen River Skills Day Camp is summer learning adventure for teens entering 7th-12th grades. In the heat of the summer, spend 3 awesome days paddling and rowing on the Colorado River. CFI’s experienced Naturalist Guides will teach kids to navigate whitewater rivers, practice river reading skills, and learn how to row a raft or paddle a ducky. This is a hands-on experience using paddle boats and inflatable kayaks. We'll cover basic river safety, river rescue, maneuvering different types of boats, ethics for river travel, and have fun swimming in the river’s milder sections!
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Wilderness Adventure Summer Camp in Canyonlands National Park – Bates Wilson Youth Camp

A Wilderness Adventure Summer Camp for Students Entering Grades 9 through 12 - Bates Wilson Youth Camp

  • Where: Needles District, Canyonlands National Park
  • When: September 05, 2015 through September 07, 2015
  • Number of Days/Nights: 3 Days, 2 Nights
  • Group Size: Minimum 6 and Maximum 12
  • Age Group: Students entering grades 9-12
  • Cost per Person: TBA
  • Deposit: Deposit is the full application fee: TBA
  • Weekend wilderness adventure summer camp in Canyonlands NP. For students in grades 9-12 sponsored by Friends of Arches and Canyonlands Parks and CFI Moab. The second annual Bates Wilson Youth Camp will be held in the Needles District of Canyonlands National Park. We are inviting students entering grades 9 through 12 with interests in national parks, conservation, outdoor education, geology, cultural history, public policy, or careers in the National Park Service or other public land agencies, but especially students who love learning in nature and having fun!

    Please contact:
    Joette Langianese, Executive Director, Friends of Arches and Canyonlands Parks. Phone: 435-259-0108
    Or download application form below.
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Teen Summer Camp: River Adventure Week

  • Where: Colorado River from Loma, CO to Hittle Bottom, Utah
  • When: July 26, 2015 through July 31, 2015
  • Number of Days/Nights: 6 Days / 5 Nights
  • Time: 1:30 pm Sunday, July 26 through 3:00 pm Friday, July 31, 2015.
  • Group Size: Min 6 and Max 10
  • Age Group: Entering 9th through 12th grades
  • Cost per Person: $890
  • Deposit: $300 applies to total due
  • The exciting new Teen Summer Camp: River Adventure Week is a 6-day summer learning experience for teens entering 9th-12th grades. In the heat of the summer, spend 6 awesome days paddling and rowing on the Colorado River. CFI’s experienced Naturalist Guides will teach kids to navigate whitewater rivers, practice river reading skills, and learn how to row a raft or paddle an inflatable kayak. We'll cover basic river safety, river rescue, maneuvering different types of boats, ethics for river travel, and have fun swimming in the river’s milder sections!
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La Sal Mountains Explorer Base Camp

  • Where: Warner Lake
  • When: July 14, 2015 through July 17, 2015
  • When: July 21, 2015 through July 24, 2015
  • Number of Days/Nights: 4 days, 3 nights
  • Time: 9 a.m. Tuesday to 5 p.m. Friday, campers camp overnight in tents.
  • Group Size: Min 6 and Max 20
  • Age Group: Entering 5th through 8th grades
  • Cost per Person: $200 per youth ($150 for youths attending Grand County School District)
  • Deposit: $25
  • Deadline for Signup: 7 calendar days prior to trip date.
  • Our popular Explorers Base Camp is an exciting summer opportunity for kids entering 5th through 8th grades who want to be active, have fun and learn about our amazing backyard La Sal Mountains.
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School River Trip: Westwater Canyon

For Grade 9 and up - a classic and exciting whitewater experience through geologically and historically rich Westwater Canyon!

  • Where: Westwater Canyon on the Colorado River
  • What months available:

    Mid-March through mid-October

  • Number of Days/Nights: 2 days, 1 night
  • Time: 9 a.m. Day 1 through 6 p.m Day 2
  • Age Group: Grade 9 and up
  • Cost per Person: $280 - Minimum 15/Maximum 25
  • Cost per Person: $10 - BLM fee
  • School River Trip: Westwater Canyon Overnight explores wonderful Westwater, a Wilderness Study Area, with CFI Naturalist-Guides. Experience the one of the west's premiere whitewater stretches with 6 miles of exciting Class III-IV whitewater rapids!
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School Field Camp and River Program – Two Nights

  • Where: Professor Valley Field Camp and the Colorado River
  • What months available:

    Spring and Fall, Friday through Sunday, Monday through Wednesday, or Wednesday through Friday only.

  • Number of Days/Nights: 2 nights
  • Time: 4 p.m. Day 1 through 3:30 p.m. Last Day
  • Cost per Person: $280 - 15 minimum/60 youth maximum
  • School Field Camp and River Program - Two Nights, offers a fun land and river educational program in CFI's Moab area field camp and the Colorado river.
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School Field Camp and River Program – Five Nights

  • Where: Professor Valley Field Camp and the Colorado River
  • Number of Days/Nights: Five Nights
  • Time: 4 p.m. Monday through 2:00 p.m. Saturday
  • Group Size: 15 minimum; 60 youth maximum
  • Age Group: Middle, High School, and College Students
  • Cost per Person: $700
  • School Field Camp and River Program - Five Nights, offers an in-depth land and river educational program at CFI's field camp and on the Colorado river. Combine our two great Land & River Programs into one for an amazing educational adventure!
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School Field Camp Program – Four Nights

  • Where: Professor Valley Field Camp with 1-day River trip on the Colorado "Daily"
  • Time: 4 p.m. Day 1 through 10:30 a.m. Last Day
  • Group Size: 15 minimum; 60 youth maximum
  • Age Group: All School Ages
  • Cost per Person: $15 additional fee/person - If CFI Provides TO and FROM River Transportation
  • Cost per Person: $480
  • School Field Camp Program - Four Nights includes three full days of instruction and hikes and a fun one day river trip on the Colorado River!
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School Hiking Field Trip – One Day

  • Where: Options include: Arches National Park or La Sal Mountains; Desert ecology; Riparian stream ecology; Alpine ecology
  • Number of Days/Nights: One Day
  • Time: Begins 9 a.m. and Ends 3 p.m.
  • Group Size: 15 minimum; 40 maximum
  • Age Group: All Ages
  • Cost per Person: $50
  • School Hiking Field Trip - One Day with our naturalist guides are a perfect educational stop for your school or youth group traveling through the Moab area.
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