Ages 13-17 // Co-ed Program // $1199 // June – July

Ages 13-17

Co-ed Program

$1199

June – July

 

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Teens & Leadership Summer Camps are full of energy and all the best that Circle Square Ranch has to offer!  Programs are geared towards junior and senior highschool students with epic adventures and life changing experiences. We’ve got amazing facilities for you to explore horseback riding, out-tripping, canoeing, wall climbing, archery, swimming, sports, and much more! You will also have the incredible opportunity to learn about God’s love and to discuss what a relationship with Him could look like.
We also run leadership training programs for teens who are wanting to grow in character and leadership ability as well as to learn how to make a difference for Christ in their home communities.

 

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Click Below for Program Descriptions:

 
Age: Currently in grade 11 (there will be a summer program for those finished grades 9-11)

 

What’s involved:

  • 10 online sessions, Sundays at 7pm, beginning March 28th, around 60 minutes in length
  • 1 weekend intensive at the Ranch (if public health measures permit)
  • 1 weekend canoe trip at the Ranch in June (if public health measures permit)
  • Daily devotional readings
  • Personal reflection assignments
 

During the online sessions, you will study scripture and partake in lively group discussions that will develop your faith and leadership skills. The personal assignments will allow you more time to explore the topics discussed in the Sunday sessions.

 

Cost: $50 initial payment covers the cost of your intro package (book, workbook, fun stuff) and secures your place in the program, $125 is due at each weekend retreat. If weekend retreats are not permitted, there will be no additional fees. Thus, the total cost of the program is $300. Financial assistance available.

 

Application: https://csrbigclearlake.campbrainregistration.com/ under the Leader in Training Season.

Pre-LIT: Bronze Cross is the waterfront stream in our skills-based pre-leadership-in-training program. This is an excellent stepping stone for campers interested in participating in the Leadership in Training (LIT) program in the future. Focus areas include leadership, spiritual and personal development through challenging activities, Bible studies and opportunities to serve. Pre-LIT: Bronze Cross is an excellent way to get your life guarding qualifications, learn about leadership, grow in you walk with God, and have a blast at camp all at the same time!

 

Please note that all program participants will be trained in the material and have the opportunity to take the exams to receive Bronze Medallion and Bronze Cross certifications. Certification will be given only if participants meet the high standards required by instructors and examiners.

There are no pre-requisites but Bronze Star is recommended. Applicants should be good swimmers and able to follow technical instructions.

 

An application is required for this program.

Pre-LIT: Wrangler is the horsemanship stream in our skills-based pre-leadership-in-training program. This is an excellent stepping stone for campers interested in participating in our Leadership in Training (LIT) program in the future. Focus areas include leadership, spiritual and personal development through challenging activities, Bible studies and opportunities to serve. Participants will spend most of their days at the barn learning about riding, caring for and training horses at a more advanced level than Western Town campers.

 

An application is required for this program.

Pre-LIT Wilderness program is the adventure stream in our skills-based pre-leadership-in-training program. This is an excellent stepping stone for campers interested in participating in our Leadership in Training (LIT) program in the future. Focus areas include leadership, spiritual and personal development through challenging activities, Bible studies and opportunities to serve. Participants will spend their days challenging themselves in a variety of outdoor adventure activities including an epic multiday trekking adventure and a challenging multiday canoe trip.

 

An application is required for this program.

This three week program recognizes, develops and expands leadership potential. Students learn to lead in any environment through skill development, one-to-one mentoring, Bible teaching, and a two week practicum serving at the Ranch.

 

Weeks 1 & 2
The first two weeks of the program are an intensive time of learning and development. You’ll be given many hands-on opportunities to develop your skills and leadership abilities, to grow in your faith and to take part in a challenging 4 day out-trip! During this training period you will be guided and mentored by our staff (selected as models of Christian servant leaders) as they help you explore and reach the potential of who you were created to be.

Weeks 3
In the third week of LIT you will put your learning and skills to the test back at the ranch as you join the staff team in serving and leading our camp!

Applicants must have completed grade 9 and be 14 to 17 years old. Applicants are accepted into the program based on their application, interview and references.. All submissions will be considered, however registration is limited for this course. Confirmation of acceptance will be sent once all references have been received.

Enrolment is limited; apply early.

 

LITs who complete the program in good standing are encouraged to apply to work at Circle Square Ranch as volunteer staff for subsequent weeks in the summer or in the following years.

This program is for high school students who want to enjoy camp life while leveling up their resume and boosting their confidence. Along with enjoying campfire, the lake and a taste of challenging camp activities and lots of free time, participants will spend time learning practical skills hands-on. No boring classes allowed! From the kitchen to the workshop, spend time finding out what you have knack for. Each day there will be interactive coaching time where you get to work on life skills that EVERYONE needs to put time into getting good at. Leave with a reference, new confidence, new friends and camp memories for a lifetime.