Camp Minsi High Adventure Opportunities

Fill your days with adventure!

Camp Minsi has a variety of special programs for older Scouts and Venturers seeking new adventures, independence, and challenges at summer camp.

If you're a thrill-seeker looking for outdoor challenges and fun, then look no further than Camp Minsi’s "Afternoon Adventures" and exciting evening programs. These special programs provide a variety of unique outdoor adventures in the heart of the Poconos! Spend your mornings participating in open programs or working on merit badges and advancement in camp, and then set-off for an afternoon full of fun! Afternoon Adventures include: whitewater rafting, mountain biking, horseback riding, climbing, and more. These programs are great options for older Scouts looking for something new and exciting to do at camp.

Afternoon Adventures

- Monday -
Horseback Riding
at The Ranch

Saddle up for a novice-friendly riding experience as you take a guided ride through gently sloping hills and wooded trails on horseback.

Note: Scouts must be at least 14-years-old (or 13-years-old and have completed the 8th grade). Additional fee applies.

- Tuesday -
Treetop Adventures
at Gorilla Grove

The Gorilla Grove Treetop Ropes Course will challenge you to reach new heights with tightropes, rope net climbs, swinging logs, moving tunnels, platforms, and quad-racing zip lines!

Note: Scouts must be at least 14-years-old (or 13-years-old and have completed the 8th grade).  Additional fee applies.

- Wednesday -
Whitewater Rafting
on the Lehigh River

Enjoy a fun-filled rafting trip on the Lehigh River. The eight-mile trek gives Scouts and leaders an afternoon of fun on the river interspersed with a touch of Class III rapids.

Note: Open to all ages, Scouts must classify as a "Swimmer" in order to participate.  Additional fee applies.

- Thursday -
Mountain Biking
in the Lehigh Gorge

Ride through the Lehigh Gorge. As you pedal the 25-mile trail, you’ll see cool rock formations, waterfalls, and abundant wildlife. Bicycle and helmet rental included.

Note: Scouts must be at least 14-years-old (or 13-years-old and have completed the 8th grade).  Additional fee applies.

- Friday -
Natural Face Rock Climbing
at Eagle Point

Reach great heights as you ascend to the summit. Develop belaying, climbing and repelling skills to conquer the 60-foot cliffs overlooking Tobyhanna Creek.

Note: Scouts must be at least 14-years-old (or 13-years-old and have completed the 8th grade).  Additional fee applies.


Additional Adventures

- Wednesday -
The Minsi Muck Hike
in the swamps

Here’s is an experience you will never forget! This hike will take you through our muddy swamps as you hike (and occasionally swim) through thick mud.

Note: Open to all ages, no additional fee.

- Wednesday -
Western Shooting Experience
at the ranges

Take aim and hone your skills with an exhilarating new shooting sports experience. Compete for the high school as you to shoot rifles, shotguns, and revolvers at interactive targets!

Note: Scouts must be at least 14-years-old (or 13-years-old and have completed the 8th grade); no additional fee.

- Wednesday Night -
Voyageur Outpost
on Stillwater Lake

Take our giant war canoe to a special rendezvous site for an evening of blacksmithing, tomahawk and knife throwing, hot-iron branding, woodsmithing, lumberjacking, horsemanship, pioneer games, Dutch oven cooking, and more!

Note: Open to all ages, no additional fee.





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(610) 264-8551
9 AM – 5 PM (Monday  – Friday)
Closed Saturday & Sunday


(610) 266-7770
10 AM – 5 PM (Monday-Friday)
10 AM – 2 PM (Saturday)
Closed Sunday


991 Postal Road, Allentown, PA 18109

P.O Box 20624, Lehigh Valley, PA 18002-0624