Teen Climbing Skills Camp, Devil's Lake State Park

Wilmette, IL
5 Days, 4 Nights

5 Days, 4 Nights

Skill Rating
Van Supported

Wilmette, IL



Minimum Age
Transportation of participants and gear to location, all climbing gear, tents and camp gear, food, instruction and supervision, campsite reservations
Not Included
Personal clothing or accessories, sleeping bags or pads

Is your son or daughter looking for some REAL excitement this summer, something they’ll never forget? Then the TASK Climbing Camp at Devil’s Lake is just the ticket for a fun, memorable and empowering summer! Participants learn to rock climb and belay effectively in the first couple days, and then take their skills to the next level by learning advanced techniques. Northwest Passage rock climbing guides create a safe learning environment and challenge participants to master new skills as well as discover boundless self-confidence! Don’t miss out on the summer camp of a lifetime.

Day 1: Prep Day for Overnight
10:00am Daily Activity
All camping gear must be brought and checked off.
10:30 Prep group for task of the day. Break into groups
10:00-2:00 Check in gear
Prep gear
2:00 Final touches Head TO H20 for cooling off
2:45 Meet with Parents to answer last minute questions.
3:00pm Pick up time

Day 2: Depart for Devil's Lake
8:00am Daily activity
8:15am Load vans last minute details.
8:30am Drive off.
12:00pm Arrive. Set up Climbs and introduce equipment.
6:30pm Dinner
Evening activity
Prep for morning.

Day 3: Climbing
7:30am Breakfast.
9:00-4:00pm Climbing
6:30 Dinner
Evening Activity

Day 4: Climbing
7:30am Wake-up Breakfast.
9:00-6:00pm Climbing
6:30 Dinner
Evening Activity
Prep for next Day

Day 5: Wrap-up Trip/Climbing
7:30am Breakfast
Break Camp
9:30am Climbing
1:30pm Depart for NWP
4:00pm Arrive NWP

Wilmette is a village which borders Lake Michigan. According to stats Wilmette was ranked the best place to live in 2015 based on several factors. Wilmette has a developed urban forest.

History Trivia: Wilmette is the home to the Baha’i House of Worship, the only one in the United States.