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Family Adventure Weekend

September 8-10, 2023
Families and Youth 8+
Main Camp
Fort Staff
Coming Soon

Find your Journey

Ready for a new adventure?
Family Adventure Weekend

Immerse your family in the great Northwoods!

Is your family in need of adventure? Look no further than the Family Adventure Weekend at Fort! Experience canoeing, hiking, biking, fishing and other offsite day trips while lodging at Fort each evening. Try new activities, grow closer with your family, and connect with God through nature in this unplugged family adventure weekend.

We’re all in this together
Try something new with your kids
Connect over shared experiences
Fishing with family is fun!

No experience required! We have adventure and housing options that fit every family’s comfort level and needs this weekend.

If you are new to camping or have significant equipment needs, please reach out and we will work with you! Contact the Adventure Program Manager, Gunnar Koehn

This is an unplugged adventure! We encourage you to set your phones aside and be present with your family.

Information coming soon!

Mini-Adventure Options

All adventures are entirely outdoor based and utilize lakes, rivers, trails, and parks within a 2-hour drive from Fort. Adventures are staff planned and led, and accommodate a wide variety of skill and comfortability levels. Your family will be provided adventure sign up options prior to arrival.

Geo-Caching/Photo Scavenger HuntOrienteering Canoeing/Fishing
HikingUP Day TripMountain Biking
Plant/Animal Identification HikePrimitive Shelter BuildingRiver Hiking
Horseback Adventure Paved Trail BikingFishing & River Wading
Bird-WatchingKayakingTrail Running

Accommodation Options – 2023

To maximize the impact and adventure of the weekend, families are encouraged, but not required, to tent camp. For those new to camping, tents and necessary gear from Fort’s inventory can be borrowed at no additional charge. Cabins are available to accommodate those with varying needs or comfort levels.

Housing OptionsCostAvailable
Tent Campsites (preferred)Coming Soon!24 sites
RV SitesComing Soon!21 sites
CabinsComing Soon!17 sites

Food Allergy Note

For any food allergy, we want to help. Please email at the same time of registration to be sure we can accommodate your needsContact the Adventure Program Manager, Gunnar Koehn at

Take the challenge, paddle beyond

Basic Camp Schedule

Opening DayArrive at camp! 1:00pm
All-camp activity
Outdoor dinner
Evening Session
Free time
Day 2Outdoor breakfast
Outdoor lunch
Outdoor dinner
All-camp activity
Evening Session
Last DayOutdoor breakfast
Morning Session
Outdoor lunch
Return gear
Head out by 3:00pm – See you next time!