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TEEN PROGRAMS Ages 13-17

Whether joining our teen leadership program or weekend expeditions, teens will find opportunities to stretch their edges in a safe and supportive environment. Our small groups foster a deep connection between peers and mentors—all supporting each other on a journey of discovery, problem solving, and self-reliance.

  • Spring Coyote Howl
    March & April 2020
    Meets 2 Saturdays with one overnight adventure
  • Counselor in Training
    School Year and Summer
    Counselors In Training gain skills and learn to give and receive feedback alongside professional skilled mentors.
  • Junior Counselor
    June - August
    Junior counselors gain skills highly valued in the field of outdoor leadership and teach side-by-side with our professional skilled mentors.
"Primitive Pursuits not only gave my son a level of confidence he'd never known, it also gave him useful skills that he has gone on to use out in the world. His fire building know-how was unparalleled on his month-long Outward Bound journey this past summer." T.A., Parent
"I am so grateful for your Wilderness Skills Instructor Certification course and how much it has sharpened my awareness and curiosity." A.K., Wilderness Skills Alumnus

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