Images for: Sleepaway: 2017 Session #3 (July 9- July 15)
Welcome to Ajax Adventure Ranch Camp! Nestled in the rocky mountains, surrounded by streams, lakes and mountain peaks, Ajax Adventure Ranch Camp's Tipi village is home to our adventurous sleepaway campers. Here on the ranch, kids will be given the choice of activities ranging from rock climbing, paddleboarding, archery, fishing, and cowboy paintball to rockets, crafts, survival skills, camping, and barnyard activities. We have 100's of other activities for campers to choose from throughout the summer. Campers will also help raise the ranch pigs, chickens, goats, and other farmyard animals. This will be a true adventure sleepaway camp where campers, can build new structures and camp traditions while shaping the future of Ajax Adventure Ranch Camp. For campers that like a rustic sleepaway environment with tons of activities, an ever-flowing fun atmosphere, and a true sleepaway experience in the high rockies, this is the place. If campers prefer a sleepaway camp with manicured lawns, maid service, and daily massages, we recommend somewhere in New York. We offer 8 different week-long sessions throughout the summer (each session begins on a Sunday and ends on a Saturday). Campers may attend up to 4 sessions. Dropoff and pickup is at the Aspen Middle school and we will transport campers to the ranch (1+ hr into the mountains from Aspen). We have two unique sessions this summer in partnership with: the Aspen Center for Environmental Studies (the July 10th session); emphasizing wilderness survival skills, animal tracking, and other activities that the experts at ACES will help deliver, and the Roaring Fork Conservancy (the Aug 6th session); focusing on 'all things water' including home-made fly tying and fly fishing.
Campers staying multiple sessions are welcome to spend “changeover” day at camp (free of charge).
- One week of ranch camp: $1,100.00