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Teen Summer Camp: Westwater River Adventure

Learn to raft the Colorado River over 2 days

The exciting new Teen Summer Camp: Westwater River Adventure is a 2-day summer learning experience for teens entering 9th-12th grades. In the heat of the summer, spend 2 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 or paddle a raft. 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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  • by ACTIVE Network
  • Where: Westwater Canyon, Colorado River
  • When: July 29, 2015 through July 30, 2015
  • Number of Days/Nights: 2 Days / 1 Night
  • Time: 10:30 am Wednesday, July 29 through 4:00 pm Thursday, July 30, 2015.
  • Group Size: Min 6 and Max 10
  • Age Group: Entering 9th through 12th grades
  • Cost per Person: Moab Local/Reservation teens $25 ($15 trip fee and $10 BLM fee). Other out of area/general public teen $300 ($290 trip fee and $10 BLM fee)
  • Deposit: $25 applies to total due
  • Deadline for Signup: July 22, 2015

    Westwater Canyon River Trip

    We're Going Deeper into Westwater Canyon History in this Overnight River Trip

    In this fun and historically informative overnight trip, explore wonderful Westwater Canyon, a Wilderness Study Area, with CFI Naturalist-Guides and river runner, writer, and historian Mike Milligan. Immerse yourself in the adventure with a small group, take a side canyon hike while we go deeper into the canyon's history, and learn about its geology. AND experience Westwater's 6 miles of exciting whitewater! This is a 17-mile river trip that offers an insider perspective on the Westwater WSA at a slower pace.

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  • by ACTIVE Network
  • Where: Westwater Canyon of the Colorado River
  • When: September 14, 2015 through September 15, 2015
  • Number of Days/Nights: 2 Days and 1 Night
  • Group Size: Min 6, Max 12
  • Age Group: Adults and Youths 12+
  • Cost per Person: SPECIAL DISCOUNTED RATE! - Adults and Youth 12+: $250 + $10 BLM Use Fee
  • Deposit: $150
  • Deadline for Signup: September 11, 5 pm, 2015
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    WFR and WAFA Recertification

    Multiple day-long indoor classes: includes CPR and two-year certifications

    WMI offers this course with a two-year re-certification for Wilderness First Responder (WFR), Wilderness Advanced First Aid (WAFA) and Wilderness EMT. Includes two year CPR. Register through CFI.

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  • Where: Location TBD
  • When: February 24, 2016 through February 26, 2016
  • Number of Days/Nights: 3 Days
  • Group Size: Minimum 10, maximum 30
  • Cost per Person: Fees TBD
  • Deposit: $150 non-refundable. Full balance due 30 days prior.
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    Wilderness Adventure – Bates Wilson Youth Camp

    A Wilderness Adventure Summer Camp for Students Entering Grades 9 through 12

    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.

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  • 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: $50 for Application Fee Only
  • Deposit: Deposit is the full application fee: $50