Climb Dunes


As Pathfinders, campers spend three days at the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore hiking up steep dunes to catch stunning views and playing on the shores of Lake Michigan. Your child will expand her knowledge of backcountry living while spending two nights sleeping in a tent, helping staff cook meals over a camp stove, and bonding with her cabin mates. During the rest of the two weeks at camp, your child will participate in our fun and exciting activities, including paddle boarding, the zip-line, and arts & crafts.


The Sleeping Bear Dunes are located west of camp on the shores of Lake Michigan. For more information about the location of this trip, check out the Sleeping Bear Dunes website.The Pathfinder Program is also available in a 4-week session. Please note that the trip and activities will be repeated but with different staff, cabin mates and the opportunity for the campers to provide leadership and insight on the trip. 


Pathfinders are some of the most energetic girls on camp.  The Sleeping Bear Dunes provide the perfect challenge for girls this age.  It's so much fun to watch Pathfinders become more comfortable outdoors, improve self-confidence, and grow close with their cabin mates.  Camp provides an opportunity for younger girls to reconnect to nature and escape the stresses of school and technology, and to be surrounded by encouraging and open-minded peers and staff who deeply care about each other.



Length Options

2 Weeks
4 Weeks




Completed Fifth Grade


Overnight / Sleep Away Camp

Trip Destination

3 Days Camping at Sleeping Bear National Lakeshore

Popular Camp Activities

Climbing Wall, Running Down the Sand Dunes, Swimming, Canoeing, Skit Nights, Campfires

2019 Program Fee

$1,750.00 for a 2-week session
$3,500.00 for a 4-week session


4-Week campers should deposit an additional $10.00 for laundry into their camp bank account.

2019 Program Dates

Session 1A: Saturday, June 15 - Friday, June 28

Session 1B: Saturday, June 29 - Friday, July 12

Session 2A: Sunday, July 14 - Saturday, July 27

Session 2B: Sunday, July 28 - Saturday, August 10

Session 1: Saturday, June 15 - Friday, July 12 (4-week session)

Session 2: Sunday, July 14 - Saturday, August 10 (4-week session)

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