KV: Colorado Great Sand Dunes

This trip is exclusively for girls. Camp and hike in Great Sand Dunes National Park. After exploring all aspects of the Park you will white water raft through Browns Canyon National Monument and enjoy a celebration soak in some local hot springs. Throughout the trip, you will explore topics of leadership and positive identity.

If the participant requires additional support, please contact us at (970)468-2098 before registering.

 

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Itinerary

Day 1 Orientation and Set Up Camp
Day 2 Discovery Hike
Day 3 Hiking and Sand Sledding in Great Sand Dunes N.P.
Day 4 White Water Rafting
Day 5 Hot Springs
Day 6 Celebration & Departure Day

Meals

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Learn the ins and outs of backcountry cooking. Armed with a camp stove, spice kits, and basic pot set you will take a turn preparing meals for the group. KSS is great at providing ingredients to meet the needs of any dietary restriction and the caloric intake of any adventurous days.

Curriculum

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Each Keystone Voyagers program offers hands-on opportunities for our participants to learn how to travel in the backcountry. Everyone on the program will learn outdoor living skills such as how to prepare meals, hang a bear bag, and basic map reading. Each program also highlights leadership skills leaving participants with an understanding of judgment and decision making, communication, tolerance for adversity, and self-awareness.


Combine Multiple Sessions with Fusion Weekends

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Extend the camp magic with our Fusion Weekends. Campers can add days to their camp experience or connect two, three, even four weeks of camp! Every Fusion Weekend will include an on-site camping adventure, a swimming trip, and other special activities. Camper's laundry will be done during the Fusion Weekend.
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Fusion 1 6/15-6/17 $449
Fusion 2 6/22-6/24 $449
Fusion 3 7/13-7/15 $449
Fusion 4 7/20-7/22 $449

Alternate Ways of Getting to KSS

Morrison Drop-off/Pick-Up Location

New for the Summer of Curiosity we’re offering a Morrison pick up and drop location for all our overnight programs. You can now meet Keystone Science School and your counselors at the T-Rex Park and Ride in Morrison. Be sure to select the Morrison Drop-Off-Pick-Up within the registration options.

  • Fee: $45 each way
  • Drop Off: 10:00am-10:30am
  • Pick Up: 1:30pm-2:00pm
Airport Arrival/Departure

You can travel by plane to Denver International Airport. We’ll be sure you are greeted by a KSS Counselor when you walk off of the plane. We send our counselors behind the TSA security checkpoints to greet everyone directly at the airline gate so there is no need to for you to navigate the airport on your own. Be sure to check the arrival or departure option within the registration options and book your travel to arrive and depart within the specified time windows.

  • Fee: $80 each way
  • Arrival: DEN between 7:00am-9:00am
  • Departure: DEN between 2:00pm-4:00pm

Keystone Science School is American Camp Association Accredited

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