If your kids love being outside and are seeking a fun adventure this summer, they will love Adventure Links at Hemlock Overlook Regional Park! This co-ed summer camp offers both day camps and overnight camps for kids ages 8 to 17. Among the many exciting and fun activities are a challenge course, caving, canoe and kayak paddling, outdoor living skills, sailing, mountain biking, and more! In other words, this is not just a “play outside” camp but a real way to explore and get kids to challenge themselves physically and keep their minds and their bodies active this summer. Adventure Links camps are appropriate for both beginners and experienced adventurers. The organization’s highly skilled instructors create an atmosphere of support and encouragement that allows campers to make the most of their camp experience.
The youth adventure camps provide an active, hands-on environmental experience for younger generations. Most programs take place at the base camp located in Northern Virginia, at Hemlock Overlook Regional Park in Clifton, but there multiple offerings: The 2014 Adventure Links Summer Camp options include Ultimate Adventure day camps, Summit Adventure Day Camps, Residential Adventure Camps, Appalachian Adventure Traveling Overnight Camps, and Teen Expeditions in other states. Give your kids a truly fun summer with a week or more of camp at Adventure Links. The Adventure Links website has lots of useful information including highly detailed FAQs, an activity map for Hemlock Overlook camps, and even packing lists. And parents, if you start to feel a bit jealous, don’t worry — Adventure Links offers something for grown-ups, too, including team-building programs and corporate conferences and retreats. Happy trails!