Orange River Adventure Camp

Adventure CampDate: 29 June to 5 July 2015
Age : 15 to 18 years
Price : R3500.00
What it is about: Career orientated skills development in a safe environment
Includes: Transport, all meals, equipment, safety gear, accommodation, activities
Activities & Skills Training: Raft building, hiking, everyday life issue discussion, communication, leadership, bush cooking, being a team player, navigation with the stars and sun, fishing, Fauna & Flora, birding

 


Day 1 – 29th of June

  • Depart from Cape Town
  • Arrive at Fiddlers Creek campsite

Day 2 – 30th of June

  • Packing and paddling down the river
  • Overnight in the bush

Activities include:

  • Rock climbing
  • Cliff Jumping
  • Making potjiekos without a pot
  • Knots

Day 3 – 1st of July

  • Paddling down the river
  • Overnight in the bush

Activities include:

  • Basic river safety
  • Baking bread
  • Navigation with the sun/stars
  • Water sports
  • Knots
Day 4 – 2nd of July

  • 10km hike
  • Overnight in the bush

Activities include:

  • Navigation in the mountains
  • Building a shelter for shade and to sleep under
  • Building fish traps

Day5 – 3rd of July

  • 10km hike
  • Overnight at campsite

Activities include:

  • Building a bush oven
  • Water filtration system
  • Flashlight spear fishing

Day6 – 4th of July

  • Overnight at campsite
  • Spend the day doing activities at camp

Day7 – 5th of July

  • Leave for Cape Town


Discussions around the fire would include:

How to handle conflict

Addictions and the consequences

How to choose a career

What makes a good leader

How choices you make now, can impact your future