Gravatt Explorers: Coming 2020!
Gravatt is heading to canoe and backpack in the SC Midlands and NC’s Pisgah National Forest! This program is open to rising 10th grade through rising college freshmen. These sessions will run concurrent with Junior High Sessions, and will be fully accredited through the American Camping Association. On Skills Day (Day 7), particpants will enjoy Free Swim, High Ropes, Night Activities, and all the Gravatt activities they know and love!
Day 1: Registration, introduction to program
Day 2: Skills and practice night at Camp Gravatt
Day 3: Debrief trip, skills review
Day 4: Depart, backpacking day 1
Day 5: Backpacking day 2
Day 6: Backpacking day 3, Return, debrief
Day 7: Skills day
Day 8: Depart, Canoeing day 1
Day 9: Canoeing day 2
Day 10: Canoeing day 3, Return, debrief
Day 11: Pick-up day
When on Camp Gravatt property, you will be able to experience all your favorite camp activities like Ropes Course, tie-dye, and free swim!
Basic wilderness safety
Minimal environmental impact
How to pack for overnights
How to set up and take down a campsite
How to start a fire with flint
Camp stove safety and how to prepare delicious camping meals
Canoeing on still and moving water
Have more questions or need more info? Contact Scott at firstname.lastname@example.org!