​​"Wild, dangerous, unfettered, and free; we are led

by the Spirit into the Wilderness!"




  Beginners Camp 1 (Ages 8-11)  June 4-5

Camp #1 is 2 Days and 1 Night at Christopher Creek

(Camp Completed)

Beginner Camp 2 (Ages 8-11)  June 6-8

Camp #2 is 3 Days and 2 Nights at Christopher Creek

(Camp Completed)

  Beginner/Intermediate Camp 3 (Ages 8-12)  June 11-15

Camp #3 is 5 Days and 4 Nights at Christopher Creek

 (Camp Completed)

Intermediate/Advanced Camp 4 (Ages 10-16)  June 18-22

Camp #4 is 5 Days and 4 Nights at Nordic Center

 (Camp Completed)

Advanced Camp 5 (Ages 12-17)  June 25-30
Camp #5 is 6 Days and 5 Nights in Timberlake New Mexico
 (Camp Cancelled)

Cartwright Beginners Camp (Ages 10-14)  July 11-13
Cartwright Schools Outdoor Camp is 3 Days and 2 Nights at Christopher Creek  
 (Camp Cancelled)

Junior Counselors

Assisting at Available Camp #1-4 and Cartwright Camp

 On Site Training provided  for  Ages 14-17 who have previously attended camps and want to work with campers to serve & guide 

   (Camp Fee is $165 for the week) 

Register Early below, space is limited to first registered!!!  

Daily Activities for Beginners/Intermediate 

2 Day and 3 Day Camps at Christopher Creek:

2 Day Camp:

Monday: 8am  Departure, Orientation, Hiking, Night Game 

Tuesday: Wildlife ID, Survival Skill, Paintball Target Shoot, Return 4pm

3 Day Camp:

Wednesday: 8am Departure, Orientation, Hiking and Night Game

Thursday:  Paintball Target Shoot, Crayfish or Fishing, Kayaking

Friday: Wildlife ID, Survival Skills, Games, Return by 4pm                ​​

*All activities based on individual ability, safety,and weather conditions and fire restrictions

Daily Activities for Intermediate/Advanced Camp 

5-6 Day Camps at Flagstaff Nordic Center 

or Timberlake (Ramah) New Mexico: 

Monday: 8am Depart for Camp, Orientation & Rules, Set up Camp

Tuesday: Flag X  Course (Adv. Camps), Rifle or Paintball Target Shoot

Wednesday: Kayaking and Fishing Lake Day, Archery, Night Game

Thursday: Carving or whittling, Camp Games or Wildlife Activities

Friday/Saturday: Survival Skills, Departure for Phoenix, back by 4pm

 Travel Camp July 14-20: Has been Cancelled!

*All activities based on individual ability, safety, and weather conditions and fire restrictions




Kent and Sandra Younger are Founders of AOE. Kent is a certified teacher, head boys tennis coach and certified administrator for Deer Valley Unified School District currently working at Sandra Day O'Connor High School.

Sandra is an Activities Director and International Student Coordinator for Educatius. Both are the blessed parents of six children. They created AOE to invite all participants to engage in outdoor adventures that build skills, lasting memories, and relationships through adventurous outdoor camp experiences. 

Each camp offers:

1. Certified Adult Staff

2. Regards safety first

3. Provides 1 staff : 6 campers

4. Foundation for outdoor skills

5. Encourages a supportive           environment of respect

​6. Is Insured

Discount for siblings/recruits:  $50 off each additional 
child or you can receive $50 off your 5 day camp fee for each friend you recruit  that registers/attends any 5-7 day camps. 

Early Registration for Summer Adventure Camp 2018 is now available! Go to the above form on this page and fill out the registration information for your camper and submit. Come back to this page and use the PayPal button to make the $150 Deposit above. Your spot is then reserved. Entire camp payment is due 2 weeks prior to camp start.  

AOE Provides: transportation for all camps to and from the Sonoran Foothills Community Center parking lot. 

AOE Provides: t-shirt, meals, necessary outdoor gear.  Campers Provide: lunch for first day, clothing, sleeping bag, cots, pillows, and personal items (list will be provided). Campers may use their own gear but are responsible!

You can also mail camp deposit or pay in full with check to: Arizona Outdoor Experience 
 2223 W. Calle Del Sol Phoenix AZ 85085 

If you have any questions or would like more information
Email us at younger@azoutdoorexperience.com 
or call us at 623-810-4633 from 6-9pm Mon-Fri. or all weekend.​

 $150 Summer Adventure Camp Deposit 2018


Drop off and pick up Location in Phoenix:   Parking Area
Sonoran Foothills Community Center

31910 West North Foothills Drive Phoenix, AZ 85085


AOE Summer Adventure Camp

Early Registration Form 2018

Once you have filled out this form a registration packet will be E-mailed to you in early June. Please complete packet and return. Payment will be made using pay pal on this page in the left column or sending a check to Arizona Outdoor Experience. $150 is non- refundable. Refund requests and all balances due must be made no later than 2 weeks before the start of camp. Once payment and all forms are complete a spot in camp is reserved.  

Thank you for your Registration!