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Outdoor Leadership Program

Basking Ridge
Rising Grades 6 - 8
Dates in July
Full Day
Signature Program
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At Pingry’s Outdoor Leadership Camp, students will explore the New Jersey outdoors to build a deeper understanding of themselves as individuals and leaders. Each day, students will learn new leadership skills and put these skills to the test while engaging in a new challenging activity such as hiking, biking, or kayaking.

No outdoor experience is necessary, but an open mind and adventurous spirit is a requirement!

Leadership skills: 

  • Planning
  • Executive Functioning
  • Problem Solving
  • Communication
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Reflection
  • Goal Setting  
  • Goal Tracking and Follow Through


Sample Activities Will Include:

  • Archery
  • Biking
  • Canoeing
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Outdoor Games
  • Outdoor Survival Skills
  • Paintball
  • Rock Climbing (indoor and/or outdoor – weather dependent)
  • Ropes Course
  • Team Building Games
Dates Grade Time Campus
July 24 – July 28 Rising Grades 6 – 8 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Basking Ridge

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