Gopher Adventures

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Discover an adventure the Gopher way! Enthusiastic leadership, top quality facilities, and small groups are the key. All weeks include indoor swimming and rock climbing, weekly themes, art instruction, organized recreational games, and activities, plus exploration around the campus in a safe and fun environment. All ages enjoy plenty of activity and the opportunity to try new things, make new friends and learn new games. A tour or demonstration on or near the University campus is included each week.

Juniors (Ages 5 — 6)

Juniors (Ages 5 — 6)

Discover adventure the Gopher way! This is a great introduction to summer camps for youth that has already participated regularly in a school structured setting. Junior groups focus on the basics of organized recreational activities combined with weekly themes and art instruction. Participants are encouraged to try new things and are able to build social and problem-solving skills. The opportunity to climb, swim, learn and play in and around the University in a safe and fun environment can't be beat! (Must be 5 years of age by 1/1/18)

Dates Ages Price
June 11 — 15 5 — 6 $234
June 18 — 22 5 — 6 $234
June 25 — 29 5 — 6 $234
July 9 — 13 5 — 6 $234
July 16 — 20 5 — 6 $234
July 23 — 27 5 — 6 $234
July 30 — August 3 5 — 6 $234
August 6 — 10 5 — 6 $234
August 13 — 17 5 — 6 $234
August 20 — 24 5 — 6 $234

Gold (Ages 7 — 8)

Gold (Ages 7 — 8)

 A week filled with variety and action awaits! Gold camp participants will enjoy organized games, pool time, rock climbing, art instruction, a unique playground, and more in a safe and fun environment. A tour or demonstration in and around the University is included each week along with weekly themes and activities. Participants are encouraged to try new things, and make new friends and learn new games. High-quality leadership and world class facilities provide an unforgettable experience.

Dates Ages Price
June 11 — 15 7 — 8 $234
June 18 — 22 7 — 8 $234
June 25 — 29 7 — 8 $234
July 9 — 13 7 — 8 $234
July 16 — 20 7 — 8 $234
July 23 — 27 7 — 8 $234
July 30 — August 3 7 — 8 $234
August 6 — 10 7 — 8 $234
August 13 — 17 7 — 8 $234
August 20 — 24 7 — 8 $234

Maroon (Ages 9 — 10)

Maroon (Ages 9 — 10)

Gopher Adventures feature the best recreational activities around. Maroon groups enjoy organized and open recreational activities as well as weekly themes and art instruction. Achieve new heights on the climbing wall, splash or race in the pool, tour and explore the unique facilities of the University and more with top quality staff and plenty of new friends. 

Dates Ages Price
June 11 — 15 9 — 10 $234
June 18 — 22 9 — 10 $234
June 25 — 29 9 — 10 $234
July 9 — 13 9 — 10 $234
July 16 — 20 9 — 10 $234
July 23 — 27 9 — 10 $234
July 30 — August 3 9 — 10 $234
August 6 — 10 9 — 10 $234
August 13 — 17 9 — 10 $234
August 20 — 24 9 — 10 $234

Seniors (Ages 11 — 12)

Seniors (Ages 11 — 12)

Seniors know the way to a fun summer. Gopher Adventures gets you there as you run, climb, swim, learn, and play in and around the University. Seniors enjoy small group activities and being paired with others to meet new friends or have light competition in favorite games. Participants receive a tour or demonstration each week and enjoy weekly themes and projects. 

Dates Ages Price
June 11 — 15 11 — 12 $234
June 18 — 22 11 — 12 $234
June 25 — 29 11 — 12 $234
July 9 — 13 11 — 12 $234
July 16 — 20 11 — 12 $234
July 23 — 27 11 — 12 $234
July 30 — August 3 11 — 12 $234
August 6 — 10 11 — 12 $234
August 13 — 17 11 — 12 $234
August 20 — 24 11 — 12 $234