A series of weeklong day camps for “tweeners” will be offered this summer through NAU Campus Recreation to help youth 13-15 develop their social, leadership, environmental awareness and technical skills through adventure programming.

The Wilderness Initiative Leadership Development Ventures program, or WILD Ventures for short, is a series of three weekly adventure-based day camps and a guided river trip along the San Juan River.

WILD Ventures is open to the public. The cost for each one-week camp is $200 for NAU students, $225 for NAU faculty and staff, and $250 for the public.

The cost for the river trip is $450 for NAU students, $475 for NAU faculty and staff, and $500 for the public.

The dates for the programs are:

July 16-20
Backpacking and Cooking

July 23-27
Outdoor Living and Survival Skills

July 30- August 3
Mountain Biking

August 9-12
San Juan River Rafting Guide Trip

Information is available online, or call 523-3229.