How it works
Teen Leaders at Camp Twigs
For ages 13-17: Have fun, make friends and learn Leadership Skills at camp. Teen Leaders encourages outdoor exploration and leadership skill development through two unique and fun programs. Participants participate in fun outdoor games, make friends, complete service projects, and lead younger campers in activities. Camp is a great way for the teen in your life to take the lead!
Teen Leaders is available at all Camp Twigs locations!
Bells Bend Beaman Location:
- June 5-9, 2023
- June 12-16, 2023
- June 26-30, 2023
- July 10-14, 2023
- July 24-28, 2023
A New Leaf Campus Location:
- ***Due to renovations to A New Leaf, we will be unable to open registration for Camp Twigs at A New Leaf for the 2023 season. We are hoping to return in 2024. Click here to sign-up for our newsletter to be the first to find out about information regarding this location!
Sanders Ferry Park Location:
- June 16-23, 2023
- July 17-21, 2023
Times: 9 am-4 pm
Extended Care: Drop-off as early as 7:45 am and pick up as late as 5:15 pm for $65/week
- Team building initiatives
- Creek play
- Service projects
- Fire building
- Outdoor survival
Teen Leader Overnight Adventure
For our most adventurous teens, join us at Bells Bend Park for three days of outdoor recreation. This is a special week of camp for teens looking to level up their outdoor skills and leadership development. Teens will stay active paddle boarding, fishing, indoor rock climbing, snorkeling, and doing archery. Thursday night (July 6) we camp out and cook out at the park, BYO tent, or hammock! Discounted registration is available for teen volunteers.
Camp Twigs at Bells Bend Beaman
July 5-7, 2023
Become a Counselor-in-Training at Camp Twigs
Already participated in Leaders-in-Training (LIT) at a Leadership Academy nature camp? Apply to be a Counselor in Training! Counselors in Training must attend an 8-hour training session in May, dates TBA. Click here to apply!
- This is an unpaid summer internship, participation is free for CITs, however, a $200 donation is encouraged to cover the cost for the training.
Counselors in Training is offered every week of the season!