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2015 Theme Weeks

  • Session 1 - Harry Potter
  • Session 2 - Jurassic Park
  • Session 3 - Frozen
  • Session 4 - Rodeo Roundup
  • Mini Camp 1 - Neverland
  • Session 5 - Pirates vs. Ninjas
  • Session 6 - Big Hero Week
  • Session 7 - Spy Week
  • Session 8 - Shark Week
  • Session 9 - Hunger Games Week

Women’s Adventure Camp




August 28-30

$325 (sign up 3 or more and receive $15 off registration for everyone)

Come to Camp Chief Ouray to find your place in the outdoors. We will be offering this program to women 18+ years of age with the intent of teaching outdoor adventure skills and playing in the outdoors.

We’ll have a variety of ‘how to’ sessions including packing your backpack, hiking technique, wildlife knowledge and more.

Possible Activities for the Weekend:

  • Archery
  • Arts: Ceramics, crafts, watercolors and drawing with local artist, Karen Vance in her studio.
  • Birding
  • Canoeing
  • Climbing wall
  • Fly Fishing / Fishing
  • Rowley Homestead Experience
  • Hiking
    • Rocky Mountain National Park
    • Snow Mountain Ranch Trails
  • High Ropes
  • Kite flying
  • Mountain Biking
  • Outdoor Survival
  • Pilates
  • Trail running
  • Goat Yoga
  • Zip Line
  • Swimming
  • Miniature golf
  • BB Rifles


Your lodging will be located at Camp Chief Ouray. We have two options available:

  • The Chief Ouray Lodge: a rustic dorm style lodging with bunk beds, showers, restrooms and heat, or
  • Camper Cabins: rustic cabins with bunk beds, centralized restrooms and showers (no heat).
    **If you have a preference for roommates, please indicate that on your registration.

Mission: YMCA of the Rockies puts Christian principles into practice through programs, staff and facilities in an environment that builds a healthy spirit, mind and body for all.

Our goal is to offer challenging experiences to build leaders through life-long skill development in a safe, imaginative, natural setting. We instill confidence through independence and interpersonal skills. We challenge our campers to discover their true selves.


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Women’s Adventure Camp in the news:
O, The Oprah Magazine: The Best Adult Summer Camps to Relive your Childhood
Colorado Parent: “Nature and Nurture”
Colorado’s Best: “Women’s Adventure Camp”
Trailblazer Girl: “Women’s Adventure Camp at Camp Chief Ouray”
Colorado Moms: “Summer Camps for Adults are a Thing and you Should Go”