Mercersburg Adventure Camp

Great Outdoor Activities

MAC campers get to choose Great Outdoor activities and each activity meets for three half days each session. Qualified instructors guide campers through these outdoor sessions, where no prior experience is necessary. While the emphasis is on fun and safety, campers also learn a solid base of skills in each activity. Click the activities below to read more about them.

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  • Kayaking and Canoeing

    Splash around in a canoe or your own kayak on Antietam Creek and other local rivers while learning the most efficient way to paddle with our ACA certified paddling specialist.
  • Mountain Biking

    Peddle around our expansive 330 acre campus with a variety of terrain and test your skills at the brand new Mountain Biking trails at Raystown Lake amongst other Great Outdoor sites.
  • Rock Climbing

    Do you like climbing indoors, or on real rock?  Well we’ve got both in this dynamic outdoor offering!  Test your skills on our own indoor 34-foot climbing wall and climb some real rock at nearby state parks. Our climbing specialist comes AMGA SIP certified so the only thing we worry about is having fun!
  • Wilderness Skills & Leadership

    Ever wondered what you would do if you were lost in the woods?  After exploring nature in Wilderness Skills, you won’t have to wonder anymore!  Learn how to cook your own food in the wild, start your own campfire and other crucial elements of orienteering.
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