Next Camp is: July 11 – 13 2025
Ages 12 – 17

Welcome to the
Young Men's Adventure Weekend!

If you’ve heard about our program but aren’t quite sure what it’s all about, you’re in the right place.

The Young Men’s Adventure Weekend is a unique opportunity for teenage boys to develop leadership skills, learn practical outdoor skills, and challenge themselves in a supportive and inclusive environment. We believe that this program has the power to transform the lives of the boys who participate, and we are dedicated to providing a high-quality and memorable experience for each and every one of them.


What to expect at YMAW

 We believe in the importance of hands-on, experiential learning. Our activities are designed to be challenging and engaging, and to provide opportunities for participants to learn and grow at their own pace. We also place a strong emphasis on teamwork and collaboration, and our trained leaders are skilled in facilitating group dynamics and building strong relationships among participants.


Build leadership skills and confidence, challenge oneself, and push your personal limits.


Create lasting memories and friendships, have fun and enjoy new experiences!


Learn practical outdoor and valuable life skills such as camping, hiking, orienteering, and problem solving


Gain a sense of accomplishment in one’s abilities and challenge oneself and push personal limits

Production Men

We are always looking for dedicated men to enrich the YMAW experience and positively influence younger men. 

If you’re interested in supporting YMAW this year, click the red button below to sign up

Thank You To All The Mothers And Fathers Who Have Trusted Us With Their Young Men.
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Frequently Asked Questions

It’s natural for parents to have concerns about their child’s readiness for a new experience, especially if it involves challenges or risks. However, the Young Men’s Adventure Weekend is designed to be age-appropriate and to provide a safe and supportive environment for participants. Your son will be supervised by trained leaders and will have the opportunity to learn and grow at his own pace.

While the cost of the program may seem like a barrier, there may be options to help make it more affordable. Many organizations that offer adventure programs, including the Young Men’s Adventure Weekend, offer scholarships or financial assistance to families in need. It may also be possible to fundraise or seek out sponsors to help offset the cost.

While it’s important to balance school, extracurricular activities, and free time, the Young Men’s Adventure Weekend is a great opportunity for your son to unplug and recharge. The program encourages participants to disconnect from screens and other distractions and focus on the present moment. It can be a refreshing and rejuvenating experience for teenagers who are often under pressure to juggle multiple commitments.

Safety is a top priority for the Young Men’s Adventure Weekend. Participants will be supervised by trained leaders who are experienced in working with teenagers and will be prepared to handle any emergencies that may arise. The program also follows all necessary safety protocols and guidelines to ensure the well-being of all participants.

While it’s natural to be hesitant about trying something new, the Young Men’s Adventure Weekend is designed to be an enjoyable and rewarding experience for all participants. Your son will have the opportunity to learn new skills, challenge himself, and have fun in a supportive and inclusive environment. Even if he’s never done anything like this before, he may surprise himself and discover a love for outdoor adventure!

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Subscribe to stay up-to-date with all the things going on at YMAW. Learn about our early registration details and when the deadline for your young men to join is drawing near.