PRAIRIE STAR DISTRICT ARCHIVES

Because Prairie Star District has become part of MidAmerica Region, this page has been archived as of July 15, 2013, for reference purposes. It will not be updated in the future, and some links may no longer work properly.  For more up-to-date information, please visit the Mid America UUA site.  Thank you!

Challenge Courses

Ropes and Challenge courses are available for almost everyone – the camp has three different ropes courses, at different heights and for people with different skill levels.

The rope course activities will be facilitated by the host camp’s professional staff. Ropes and Challenge courses will be offered Tuesday through Thursday mornings during Salmagundi. A special course will be available Wednesday afternoon. Rope Course

Schedule

Tuesday morning

10:15 to 11:45 AM
Grades 6 through adults

Zip line
The Zip Line will send you soaring off the edge of Angel’s Cliff, a nearly 22 foot drop-off, and across the depths of the ravine, in a heavy-duty safety harness and helmet; a ride that’s 200 feet long. Up to 20 participants, $10 per person. Sign up when you arrive at camp.

Wednesday morning

10:15 AM to 12:15 PM
Grades 1 through adults

Low ropes
Fun games and activities that require the entire group to work together as a team. Swinging ladder; Tarzan swing; Spider’s Web; River crossing; Wild woozey; Trust Fall. Up to 30 people, $10 per person. Sign up when you arrive at camp. Wednesday afternoon

1:30 – 4:30 PM
Grades 6 – adults

Commitment Trail
A 3-hour team building activity. Groups will be challenged both individually and as a group on the ground and up to 40 feet in the air. Cargo Net; Double Zip line; Wild Woozey; Horizontal Crisscross; Pipeline Transfer. Up to 20 people, $20 per person for adults. The Youth Registration Fee already includes this activity. Sign up when you arrive at camp.

Thursday morning

10:15 AM to 12:15 PM
Grades 1 – adults

Summit Course
Four different climbing activities: rope ladder, climbing wall, tube net, and vertical play pen, plus high wire activities for people grades 4 and older. Up to 20 people, $10 per person. Sign up when you arrive at camp.