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High Adventure

High Adventure

From scaling the climbing wall to discovering the beauty of camp on horseback, there are activities at Troop Camp for every girl!

Take your troop on an adventure they’ll remember for the rest of their lives! Whether earning a badge, working on a Journey or just having fun, Girl Scout troops have a blast when they experience camp together. Troop Camp is a year-round opportunity available most weekends throughout the year and on weekdays during the summer.

Climbing Wall and Zipline
Climbing Wall and Zipline

Get ready for an exhilarating experience at Camp Fiddlecreek! This is the perfect activity for troops looking for a high adventure experience or a unique bonding activity. The climbing wall and zipline are open to any troop or individual Girl Scout. Participants are also welcome to pack a picnic and enjoy the other activities at Camp Fiddlecreek like climbing on the spider net, taking a hike or playing GaGa ball.

The climbing wall and zipline are operated by trained facilitators who assist girls on their memorable outing. Participants must climb the wall in order to zipline. 

Grades:  2-12, adults
Dates:  Open on select Saturdays and Sundays from April 10-Dec. 18, 2022 
Check-in:  10 minutes prior to scheduled time
Registration Deadline:  Two weeks before each date

Individuals or groups can register for a 90-minute session, which has a 10-person capacity. Troops who exceed the 10-person capacity can choose two time slots. Only one troop per session. If a girl is registering to attend as an individual, an adult must accompany her to camp and be present during the program. Adults are welcome to register.

For questions about the Climbing Wall or Zipline or assistance with registration, please contact the Answer Center at 314.400.4600 or answercenter@girlscoutsem.org.

Safety Information

All climbing wall and zip line participants must wear or bring:

  • Cloth mask
  • Health History, F-57 (will be collected and not returned)
  • Climbing helmet (provided)
  • Safety harness (provided)
  • Sturdy, closed toe athletic shoes, no sandals.
  • Close-fitting clothing, shirts with sleeves and long pants (recommended)
  • Sunscreen (climbing wall is not in the shade)

All climbing wall and zip line participants must:

  • Have hair tied back in a low ponytail
  • Remove necklaces, bracelets, and dangling earrings before climbing
  • Bring a refillable water bottle
Outdoor Adventure Course Challenge (OAC)
Outdoor Adventure Course

Build team spirit, improve communication, inspire ingenuity and develop resourcefulness by participating in a fun and challenging low and high ropes course. In this extraordinary, interactive learning environment, campers are faced with decision-making situations that can be stimulating both mentally and physically as they navigate obstacles both on the ground and up high at the Outdoor Adventure Course (OAC). 

Registration for the popular OAC weekend program at Cricket Corner is open for registration on Doubleknot for Cadettes and older.

Reservations are on a first come, first serve basis. Girls must be in the 6th grade and 12 years or older at time of camp to participate and each troop must have a minimum of 8 participants. Troops are responsible for adult/girl ratios and all food costs for the camp weekend Troops will have an in-town meeting with a lead instructor before their weekend at the OAC.  

For any questions regarding the OAC, please contact Melissa Niedermann at  MNiedermann@girlscoutsem.org.