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Kids Alpine Adventure Camp
June 29-July 5, 2024

Kids Alpine Adventure Camp – June 2025

Embark on an unforgettable adventure this summer at our youth camp nestled in the breathtaking Italian Alps! Geared towards young explores aged 8 to 13 (consideration for other ages with approval), our sleep-away camp in the enchanting Val di Rhêmes within the Gran Paradiso National Park, is a wonderful opporunity to experience the wild nature of the Alps.

Quest’ estate partecipa ad un’avventura stupenda con il nostro campo per ragazzi nelle Alpi italiane! Eta’indicata: dai 8 ai 13 anni (saranno prese in considerazioni altre fasce d’eta’). Il nostro campo estivo “sleep-away” nella Val di Rhêmes, all’interno del Parco Nazionale Gran Paradiso, è un’esperienza che mettera’ i ragazzi in contatto con la vera, splendida natura delle Alpi.

ITINERARY


*Please click on each day to view daily itinerary.

DAY 1 - Sunday, June 29, 2023: Arrival

Today participants will arrive at the hotel to check and get acquainted with their surroundings. The day includes a leisurely hike for the entire family followed by a delicious lunch. After lunch, farewells will be exchanged, marking the beginning of this exciting adventure for the camp participants.

DAY 2 - Monday, June 30, 2023: Activities & Hiking

This morning will include an excursion with activities focused on fostering social connections among the children. Lunch today will be at a mountain hut with breathtaking views. The afternoon continues with a series of fames thoughtfully crafted to highlight the wonders of the National Park, ensuring enriching and enjoyable experiences for all.

DAY 3 - Tuesday, July 1, 2023: Hike & Wildlife Watching

Today will be another enriching day as the group immerses themselves in the beauty of nature. A refreshing hike awaits, promising breathtaking views. Participants will delight in the wonders of wildlife watching, adding a touch of excitement to the adventure. A picnic lunch is set amidst this natural oasis, creating the perfect setting for exploration.

DAY 4 - Wednesday, July 2, 2023: Meet a Park Ranger and Raft/Tree House Building

Today the children will meet and learn from a National Park Ranger, followed by lunch at a mountain hut, and later building of a raft or tree house.

DAY 4 - Thursday, July 3, 2023: Rock Climbing & Wilderness Games

Today the children engage with a knowledgeable National Park Ranger, gaining insights into the wonders of nature in the park. Following this enriching experience, a mountain hut awaits to provide a scenic backdrop for a hearty lunch. The day takes a hands-on turn with the construction of either a raft or a treehouse, allowing the children to apply their newfound knowledge in a fun and creative manner, fostering a sense of accomplishment and camaraderie.

DAY 5 - Friday, July 4, 2023: Hiking and Hut Camping

This morning will be brimming with adventure with accessible rock climbing activities suitable for all skill levels, providing a thrilling experience for everyone involved. Following the climb, the group will indulge in a delightful picnic, savoring the rewards of physical activity. The afternoon unfolds with a series of engaging team games set admist the wooden landscape, challenging the children to hide and defend various objects, fostering teamwork.

DAY 6 - Saturday, July 5, 2023: Hike and Farewell Lunch

This morning, the group will embark on a scenic hike back to our lodging, where a heartwarming reunion with the families awaits. The culmination of the journey will be marked by a special farewell lunch, providing a cherished opportunity for everyone to come together and relish the final moments of camp.



INFORMATION


Trip Details:
6 nights at the Hotel Grande Rousse, Rhêmes-Notre-Dame (Italy)
Total 6 nights – 7 days

Lodging:
http://www.granderousse.it/

Additional Info:
Nearby accommodations are available for families wanting to remain in the area.

Price:

€ per person, 8 minimum

This camp is ideal for curious, positive and outdoor loving kids, aged from 8 to 13 years old and is limited to 25 participants.

Packing List:

Sleeping bag liner such as this type
Water bottle
Sunscreen and bug spray
Sun hat and warm hat
Waterproof jacket (mid-weight)
Swimsuit
Hiking shoes (used and test before camp)
Headlamp and small flashlight
Backpack to carry gear for refuge overnight
Rain pants and hiking sticks, optional

What is included in the trip

  • All meals (full board) for 6 night/7 days
  • Shared accomodations with two or three single beds and common bathrooms. A packing list for participants will be provided.
  • Breakfast and lunches in the mountain hut will be served buffet style and dinners will be plated and served at the table.
  • The services of 2 full time, very experienced nature guides (minimum staff/kids ratio 1:8).
  • Local expert instructors when needed for sports activities, climbing instruction, park ranger, etc.
  • All activities, materials and entry fees

What is not included

  • Transfers to/from camp* (options for families arriving/departing from Milan or Turin airports available- please contact for a quote)

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