Young Explorers Club Summer Camp Switzerland
Chateau-d'Oex, Switzerland

Young Explorers Summer Camp in Switzerland

The Young Explorers Club is a one a kind wilderness survival, adventure sports and environmental action program. The program is designed to give young adolescent ages 13 -16 years the opportunity to develop their passion adventure and exploration linking it with environmental action and to teach them to be change agents for the health of the planet’s ecosystems as well as their own health and well being.

Visit Camp Website
Young Explorers Club Summer Camp Switzerland

Young Explorers Summer Camp in Switzerland

Fact Sheet

If you need any more information, feel free to contact Young Explorers Summer Camp in Switzerland

Visit Camp Website
Type Overnight Camp
Ages 13 - 16
Actvities Multi-Activity Camps, Sports Camps
Website http://www.youngexplorersclub.com

Fees and Tuitions

Dates: 7 – 16 July 2019 CHF 2.950

Activities

  • Project-based learning activities encourage respect for self and others, environmental stewardship, and the development of leadership skills.
  • Participants are instructed and attend workshops on each of the following disciplines:
  • Outdoor Sports
  • Mountaineering,  Rock Climbing and Hiking
  • Winter sports (snow shoe touring, ski touring and ice climbing)
  • Sailing.
  • White Water Activities ie. river rafting, canyoning and kayaking.
  • Mountain Biking.
  • High and Low Ropes obstacle courses.
  • Team building activities.
  • Environmental Science on the topics:
  • Water: Rivers, lakes and Oceans
  • Glaciology
  • Photo and Videography
  • Other Subjects:
  • Wilderness survival skills.
  • First Aid & Rescue.
  • Map work and Orientation.

Young Explorers Summer Camp in Switzerland

Ready to learn about Wilderness Survival Skills?

We base the Young Explorers Club Summer Camp in Switzerland on three Pillars:

  • Wilderness Survival Skills
  • Outdoor adventure sports
  • Environmental Action

The Young Explorers Club is a one a kind wilderness survival, adventure sports and environmental action program. The program is designed to give young adolescent ages 13 -16 years the opportunity to develop their passion adventure and exploration linking it with environmental action and to teach them to be change agents for the health of the planet’s ecosystems as well as their health and well being.

Come and learn from professional explorers and wilderness survival specialists.

Martin Horn has created this unique and exciting program, building upon the legacy of the Pangaea Young Explorers Program under the patronage of Mike Horn. 

We link wilderness survival skills with adventure sports

No other youth program offers what we do……Period!” – Martin Horn

The YEC Slogan is to EXPLORE – LEARN – ACT

  • Explore nature.
  • Learn from professional explorers and wilderness survival specialists.
  • Act upon environmental issues and preserve the planet’s resources for future generations.

Young Explorers Club has its head office in Chateau-d’Oex, in the Pays-d’Enhaut region in the canton of Vaud, Switzerland, all camps will be hosted in Chateau-d’Oex and its surrounding area.

This unique program is open to English speaking youth (intermediate level proficiency in English is required)

Visit Camp Website

Find the perfect fit

Camps & Courses

International Winter Camps in Switzerland Les Elfes International Winter Camps Verbier, Switzerland
TechLabs Summer Camps Geneva, Switzerland
Oxford summer study courses IB Summer Programmes with Oxford Study Courses Boston, MA, America
City Football Language Programme by PreFootball Tours Manchester
ENSR Windsurf Camp Chemin de Rovereaz 20, CP 1000 Lausanne 12, Switzerland

Read our latest magazine for free!

Our International School Parent magazine is free to read online or download on your computer, tablet or smartphone. Check out the latest editions

Subscribe to our newsletter

and be the first to get the newest updates

Our Trusted Partners

Swiss International School
Swiss Group of International Schools
Geneva International Schools
Swiss Education Group
Tutor Switzerland