Mountain Kids!

AN OUTDOOR ADVENTURE PROGRAM IN SANTA FE, NM

AT OUR CORE

Mountain Kids! is an outdoor education and adventure program for children in Santa Fe, New Mexico. We aim to foster a sense of community and personal challenge, while instilling a love of nature and all that it provides. Learn more

CAMP OVERVIEW

We offer hands-on educational adventures in nature for 3-16 year olds through summer camp and year-round programs. Learn more

OUR GOAL

To reach all children in Santa Fe and beyond, helping to create a healthy new generation of young people, that care about the earth and each other. Learn more

Spring and Summer 2018 Programs

Mountain Kids! offers a low adult-camper ratio for high quality experiences in nature and safety.
Our typical group size is 12 campers with two adult Counselors and one Counselor-in-Training. (That’s a 1:4 Ratio!)

Sibling Discounts: $25 per camp
Multi-Camp Discount: $20 off two camps, $30 off three camps
Earth Day Special! Enroll on Earth Day weekend and be eligible to win a Mountain Kids! Tracker Pack



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OUR TEAM
All Mountain Kids Staff are trained in First Aid and CPR (at a minimum) and have passed a criminal background check. Staff Training includes learning Mountain Kids safety protocol, and our mission, philosophy and activities.

MOUNTAIN KIDS! BLOG

Thanksgiving Camp: Wednesday at Diablo Canyon

What a beautiful day we had a Diablo Canyon. We watched rock climbers defying gravity, and climbed on much smaller boulders, defying it in our own way. We played Eagle Eye and made willow Dream Catchers. We explored and hiked and enjoyed lunch on sunny rocks. It was a splendid winter day in Santa...

Thanksgiving Camp: Tuesday at Tsankawi

Wow! What a magical day! Not only were the kids amazing hikers and explorers, we were gifted with the experience of seeing thousands of sandhill cranes migrating above us. And I mean thousands!! Once we heard them, we could no longer ignore the din of the bird calls above us. Group after group flew...

Thanksgiving Camp: Monday at Deer Creek

After a chilly start, we had a beautiful warm day exploring Deer Creek. Before setting out on the trail, we assigned buddies and reviewed trail etiquette. We got going, and our first stop was the creek, of course! We practiced crossing it various ways, with the extra challenge to keep feet dry. Some collected...

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10

Years

242

Camps

2657

Kids

52000

Miles hiked

WHAT OUR FANS SAY

I am really grateful to have found Mountain Kids; I love the philosophy of the camp and it has really encouraged Sam in his love of nature and hiking.

Lorri Ballard

Mother extraordinaire!
My kids vote this the best summer camp in Santa Fe!

Kendel Broad

An Awesome Mom from Florida
I was particularly impressed by the organization and thought-out structure of the camp. When my son told me about the finer details of his days (like listening to chapter books on the ride to the trail or playing games to encourage water drinking), I felt even more confident and happy about our choice of camp.

Gretchen Hayden

Marvelous Mom
My girls love the super fun, energetic counselors - their parents lack the enthusiasm to get them hiking. They love meeting new friends while hiking. The atmosphere is so friendly, they have an insta-community of friends, even if they just met.

Erika Bensen

Wonder Mom!

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