Spring Break Adventure Camps

It’s time to spring into adventure at Common Ground!

Add fun and adventure to your child’s spring break with our two-day Spring Break Adventure Camps!


Quick Facts

  • Each camp session lasts two days
  • Open to kids ages 10-14
  • Each camp session is limited to 16 participants
  • For more adventure, register for both Wild Ohio Explorer & Wilderness Adventure sessions!

Spring Break Camp: Wild Ohio Explorer

🌱🐾 Embark on a journey of discovery this Spring Break with our two-day Wild Ohio Explorer Camp, perfectly crafted for curious young minds! Nestled within 30 lush acres in Northeast Ohio, our camp offers a unique opportunity for kids to dive deep into the wonders of local flora and fauna.

Each day is an adventure, filled with interactive, hands-on activities designed to spark inquiry and investigation. Campers will explore diverse habitats, from dense woodlands to the Vermilion River & wetlands, uncovering the secrets of indigenous plants and animals. Our guided nature hikes not only provide knowledge but also instill a deep appreciation for the natural world.

But that’s not all – our camp is an exhilarating blend of learning and adventure! Experience the satisfaction of teamwork on our low ropes course, designed to build confidence and cooperation. Reach new heights on our high ropes challenge and feel the exhilaration of tree climbing adventures.

🍃🌳 Over these action-packed two days, campers will not only gain invaluable ecological insights from our instructors, but also develop key teamwork skill & learn more about themselves through unique experiences. Our Spring Break camp will be facilitated by Common Ground instructors who are ODNR: Ohio Project Wild trained. Join us for a memorable Spring Break filled with discovery, learning, and adventure in the great outdoors! Sign up now and be part of this extraordinary journey! 🌟🌲

Dates: 3/25-3/26 or 4/1-4/2

Time: Camp takes place between 9:00 am and 3:00 pm

Price: $125

*Bus transportation and financial aid from Common Ground are not available for the Spring Break Adventure camp.

Spring Break Camp: Wilderness Adventure

🌿🔥 Join us for an exhilarating two-day Spring Break Camp, where adventure meets education in the beautiful wilderness of Northern Ohio! Designed for young explorers eager to embrace the great outdoors, our camp offers a unique blend of basic outdoor survival skills and thrilling adventure.

Day 1: Dive into the essentials of outdoor survival. Our experienced instructors will guide you through an intro to backpacking, demonstrating how to efficiently pack and carry essentials for a day hike. Learn the skill of fire-making, a crucial tool for warmth and cooking in the wilderness. Enhance your safety knowledge with knowledge of basic outdoor adventure safety, tailored for common outdoor scenarios. Finish up the day with challenging yourself & team to our outside climbing Rock Wall!

Day 2: Immerse yourself in the natural world. Learn to identify local plants and animals, learn more about the wildlife that lives around us & deepen your connection with nature. Learn shelter building techniques while sharpening your orienteering skills with a comprehensive compass and navigation session, ensuring you’re never truly lost.

The grand finale? Experience a unique adventure with our thrilling Zipline Canopy Adventure! Soar through the treetops and experience the wilderness from a breathtaking perspective.

We offer three separate two-day sessions of Wilderness Adventure

Dates: 3/27 -3/28  or 4/3-4/4

Time: Camp takes place between 9:00 am and 3:00 pm.

Price: $145

*Bus transportation and financial aid are not available for the Spring Break Adventure camp.  Our camps also qualify for ACE Funding.

Parent/Caregiver Information Packet

Your complete camp information resource covers everything from dropping off your child to our daily schedule.

What to pack

Please see our camp packing list.  With the exception of a bathing suit, all items should be packed for our Spring Break Adventure Camp.

*Bus transportation and financial aid are not available for the Spring Break Adventure camp.