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Ages 13-16

Trail Wranglers

Campers MUST be intermediate to advanced riders! Saddle up Cowboys and Cowgirls! Trail Wranglers is the perfect week for those Ranchers who LOVE to trail ride! The week will include trail riding and camping out with the horses on and off Camp Kern property. Wranglers will learn to cook over a fire, outdoor living skills, horsemanship, and horseback riding skills.      

$675.00
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Ages 13-16

Kern Challenge

Challenge, adventure, and new activities await in this fresh, new program!  Teens will live in our renovated Brisben Family Center, including new treehouse cabins and a giant central open air pavilion.  Enjoy everything Camp Kern has to offer, including Tango Tower, Pine Woods High Ropes, and the Giant Swing.  One morning includes a Zipline Canopy Tour on our very own Ozone Zipline Adventures!  Couple all of these activities with off-site field trips for new sights and ex...

$635.00
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Ages 13-16

Teen Survivor

Spend a week in the NEW SURVIVOR VILLAGE! New Adirondacks style cabins, new tribal council, and new challenges! The challenges will be more difficult, the living quarters still rustic, and the demand for teamwork will be even greater!  Teens will compete in extreme challenges as a tribe to earn character points and possibly a chance to win exciting rewards.  Develop teamwork skills and to make new friends during this extreme week, and the winner receives a free week of camp in 2...

$625.00
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Ages 12-14

Girls Leadership Adventures

  Girls Only! Come and experience a great adventure! We’ll live in rustic cabins; enjoy camp’s adventurous activities like low ropes, climbing, hiking, zip lining, tower climbing, and more! We’ll focus on building leadership skills, challenging fears, building self esteem, and making friends. We’ll finish the week with an overnight camping trip to a local state park.      

$605.00
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Ages 12-14

Boys Leadership Adventures

Boys Only! This is a great opportunity for boys to experience all of Camp Kern’s exciting activities including the Double Zipline, Tango Tower, Mine Shaft, hiking, canoeing, and much more. The focus will be on leadership skills, overcoming fears, building self-esteem, making new friends, and most of all, having fun! The week will come to an exciting close with an overnight camping trip.      

$605.00
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Ages 15-15

Leaders In Training (LIT)

The LIT program fosters and develops group dynamics, problem solving, and the camping skills we look for in future staff members. While living in a rustic setting, campers participate in the main camp activities and programs while focusing on their leadership skills and program development. This training is a stepping stone for older campers who are interested in transitioning into future camp leaders, but still enjoy the magic of being a camper.  

$605.00
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Ages 16-16

Counselor In Training (CIT)

This two week program is a wonderful opportunity to enhance and develop self-confidence, self-awareness, communication skills, tolerance for adversity, and personal leadership style. Your training as a CIT will begin with retreats in the spring, and by the time your two-week summer session begins you will be comfortable and confident with your skills. This is an endless opportunity to be a positive role model and to make new friends. We ask you to push yourself and the experience wonders you ...

$750.00
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Ages 13-16

X-Treme Camp

Prepare for a major adrenaline rush! This week will be one to remember: whether on the Paintball field, zipping through the trees with Ozone Zip line Adventures, splashing into the fun at Land of Illusion Water Park or screaming at the top of your lungs at King’s Island. You’re sure to find and adventure to get your heart pumping each day! p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 11.0px Calibri} span.s1 {font-kerning: none} p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 11.0px ...

$675.00
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Ages 13-16

Raft, Mud, and Paint

West Virginia is not for the faint of heart! Come prepared to push youself and meet some life-long friends as you make memories. Travel to West Virginia and begin with a run down the Lower New River in Class II to IV rapids (those are big!). Next, challenge and competition await on the paintball field. Run a professional vendor, this is your chance to show off some paint marking skills. Following paintball, the entire group is challenged to complete a unique Mud Obstacle course! This is truly...

$720.00
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Ages 7-14

New Year Kids Night Out

Let the kids come and celebrate the New Year with YMCA Camp Kern. Not only will we be welcoming in the New Year, but we will doing traditional camp activities too!  Our check in begins Thursday afternoon at 3pm and check out is Friday morning at 12pm. Prices are $75 for the first child, and $55 for each additional child in the same family.  This applies to direct siblings, including brothers and sisters only.  Cousins, nephews, third cousins twice removed, and oth...

$75.00
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