It’s time to put away your electronics, put on your hiking boots and join us for adventures in the outdoors! We know that it’s hard to plan those one of a kind adventures for your troop and/or girl, so leave the heavy lifting to us and check out these wonderful options. Camp Holloway and Camp Sycamore Hills are open from mid-August until mid-May for Outdoor Adventure programming. Activities at Camp Piedmont and travel activities can be requested all year!

Activity requests can be submitted with your property reservation through CouncilAlignMENT. Check out the Outdoor Forms and Resources page to experience all that we have to offer. Contact the Adventure Specialist for more information about activities and requests.

  • Adventure Blast

    Let our facilitators help your girls ignite their troop spirit with a half day adventure program that includes a team adventure experience and two high challenge opportunities. You choose two: High Challenge, Rock Climbing, Zip Line, or Flying Squirrel at Camp Sycamore Hills; Rock Climbing and Swing by Choice at Camp Holloway.

    Grade Level: Junior, Cadette, Senior, Ambassador
    Location:
     Camp Holloway and Camp Sycamore Hills
    Date: March 1 – Mid-May | Mid-August – Mid-November
    Min: 8 | Max: 12
    Duration: 3 hours
    Fee: $30 per person

  • Archery

    Aim for the target and learn the basics of archery: proper stance, how to hold the bow, and how to nock an arrow.

    Grade Level: Brownie, Junior, Cadette, Senior, Ambassador
    Location:
    All Camps and Travel
    Date:
    Year-Round
    Min:
    8 | Max: 12
    Duration:
    1.5 hours
    Fee:
    $10 per person; $13 per person for travel request

  • Corcl

    What in the world is a Corcl? Splash around and paddle in this round boat. Use a kayak paddle to learn basic strokes to spin your Corcl, scull, and propel across the pool!

    Grade Level: Brownie, Junior, Cadette, Senior, Ambassador
    Location:
    Camp Holloway
    Date:
    March 1 – Mid-May
    Min:
     6 | Max: 10
    Duration:
     2 hours
    Fee:
    $12 per person

  • Disc Golf

    This is not your typical 18-hole round of golf. Instead of using golf clubs and golf balls, disc golf players use golf discs (similar to Frisbees) and aim for a basket made of chains. Players with the fewest number of throws win. Come play for competition or just for fun!

    Grade Level: Daisy, Brownie, Junior, Cadette, Senior, Ambassador
    Location:
    Camp Holloway and Camp Piedmont
    Date:
    Year-Round
    Duration: 2 hours
    Fee:
    There is no charge and no facilitator needed! Equipment is available at the site or bring your own discs. Contact site manager for equipment.

  • Flying Squirrel

    This is a wonderful introductory activity to high challenge elements that involves participation of the entire group. The “flyer” begins on the ground and controls the height and speed as her team lifts her into the air.

    Grade Level: Junior, Cadette, Senior, Ambassador
    Location:
    Camp Holloway and Camp Piedmont
    Date:
    March 1 – Mid-May | Mid-August – Mid-November
    Min:
     8 | Max: 12
    Duration:
     2 hours
    Fee:
     $20 per person

  • Funoeing

    These canoe-like boats are designed especially for younger girls. Participants learn basic water safety and boating skills in the pool.

    Grade Level: Daisy, Brownie
    Location:
    Camp Holloway and Camp Sycamore Hills
    Date:
    Mid-August – Mid-September
    Min: 6 | Max: 10
    Duration: 1 hour
    Fee:
    $8 per person

  • Games and Initiatives

    Games and Initiatives is a fully facilitated program for groups of all sizes. Join us for a variety of games and group initiatives tailored to your age level and group needs. Games include ice-breakers, active games and games that inspire “out of the box” thinking.

    Grade Level: Daisy, Brownie, Junior, Cadette, Senior, Ambassador
    Location:
    All Camps and Travel
    Date:
    Year-Round
    Min:
    8 | Max: 25
    Duration:
    1.5 hours
    Fee:
    $5 per person; $8 per person for travel request

  • High Challenge I and II

    The high challenge course consists of obstacles 30 feet in the air. Participants experience three elements that promote trust, improve communication skills and reinforce self-confidence. Girls enjoy a sense of accomplishment as they scale to new heights.

    Grade Level: Junior, Cadette, Senior, Ambassador
    Location:
    Camp Sycamore Hills
    Date:
    March 1 – Mid-May | Mid-August – Mid-November
    Min:
    8 | Max: 12
    Duration:
     2 hours
    Fee:
    $20 per person

  • Kayaking

    Kayaking is designed for participants with no previous or formal kayak instruction. The session includes dry land safety instruction and paddle time on the water.

    Grade Level: Junior, Cadette, Senior, Ambassador
    Location:
    Camp Sycamore Hills
    Date:
    March 1 – Mid-May | Mid-August – Mid-November
    Min:
     4 | Max: 6
    Duration:
     1 hour
    Fee:
    $12 per person

  • Obstacle Course

    This adventure consists of a series of connected elements constructed of steel cables, ropes, and trees. It is a low course that’s perfect for Girl Scout Brownies and up. Participants maneuver their way through the course as individuals while being closely supervised by a team of spotters.

    Grade Level: Brownie, Junior, Cadette, Senior, Ambassador
    Location:
    Camp Holloway and Camp Sycamore Hills
    Date:
    March 1 – Mid-May | Mid-August – Mid-November
    Min:
     6 | Max: 12
    Duration:
     1.5 hours
    Fee:
    $8 per person

  • Rapelling

    Take a step off the wild side as you explore new heights. Rappel down a rope using friction to safely control your rate of descent. Sites include a rock face at Camp Sycamore Hills and a tower at Camp Holloway with 20, 30, and 40 foot options.

    Grade Level: Junior, Cadette, Senior, Ambassador
    Location:
    Camp Holloway and Camp Sycamore Hills
    Date:
    March 1 – Mid-May | Mid-August – Mid-November
    Min:
     8 | Max: 12
    Duration:
     2.5 hours
    Fee:
    $20 per person

  • River Canoeing

    Suit up with a Personal Flotation Device (PFD) and water shoes for this canoe program for participants with no previous or formal canoe experience. The session includes dry land safety instruction and paddle time on the water.

    Grade Level: Junior, Cadette, Senior, Ambassador
    Location:
    Camp Sycamore Hills
    Date:
    March 1 – Mid-May | Mid-August – Mid-November
    Min:
     6 | Max: 12
    Duration:
    1.5 hours
    Fee:
    $8 per person

  • Rock Climbing

    Challenge yourself to climb the rock wall! Camp Sycamore Hills has a 26 foot wall and Camp Holloway has a 40 foot Promise Tower. Both walls have simulated rock and hand holds.

    Grade Level: Brownie, Junior, Cadette, Senior, Ambassador
    Location:
    Camp Holloway and Camp Sycamore Hills
    Date:
    March 1 – Mid-May | Mid-August – Mid-November
    Min:
     8 | Max: 12
    Duration:
    1.5 hours
    Fee:
    $20 per person

  • Swimming

    Come cool off in one of the pools at Camp Holloway or Camp Sycamore Hills. Girl Scout approved lifeguards must be on duty when the pool is in use. Groups are responsible for providing one watcher for every ten participants.

    Grade Level: Daisy, Brownie, Junior, Cadette, Senior, Ambassador
    Location:
    Camp Holloway and Camp Sycamore Hills
    Date:
     Mid-August – Mid-September
    Min: 15
    Duration: 2 hours
    Fee:
    $6 per person

  • Swing By Choice

    Swing through the air like a superhero and experience the thrill and excitement of this high adventure program. The swing involves your entire troop and allows participants of all abilities access to a high adventure experience.

    Location: Camp Holloway
    Date:
    March 1 – Mid-May | Mid-August – Mid-November
    Min:
     8 | Max: 12
    Duration:
     2 hours
    Fee:
    $20 per person

  • Team Adventure

    Team Adventure consists of a series of low outdoor elements designed to develop team building, problem solving, cooperation, and creativity and communication skills. Troops work in a team to accomplish and solve a problem that is given by the facilitator at each element.

    Location: Camp Holloway and Camp Sycamore Hills
    Date:
    March 1 – Mid-May | Mid-August – Mid-November
    Min:
     8 | Max: 12
    Duration:
     2 hours
    Fee:
    $8 per person

  • Tree Climbing

    Get a bird’s eye view of camp by ascending into the canopy of our climbing tree. This self-belay system allows participants a safe and fun way to reach the highest branches. Ropes, harnesses, and helmets are used.

    Location: Camp Holloway and Camp Sycamore Hills
    Date:
    March 1 – Mid-May | Mid-August – Mid-November
    Min:
     8 | Max: 12
    Duration:
     1.5 – 2 hours
    Fee:
    $20 per person

  • Wagon Ride

    Ride around Camp Sycamore Hills in the bed of a tractor pulled wagon. Note: There is no hay in the wagon. Book for 30 minutes without a cookout or 2 hours with a cookout. The cookout option includes a hot dog with chips, drinks, and s’mores for dessert.

    Location: Camp Sycamore Hills
    Date:
    March 1 – Mid-May | Mid-August – Mid-November
    Min:
     10 | Max: 15
    Fee: $3 per person (30 minute ride); $10 per person (wagon ride with 2 hour cookout)