Explore American Wanderer's Camp: The National Parks!

Looking for something fun and unique to do this summer? At American Wanderer Summer Camp no two days are the same! Every day is a new adventure. We explore 8 unique parks and all their surrounding areas every 2 week session. Join us for an unforgettable Adventure. If you are between 11 and 17 and want to explore some of the coolest places on the planet then pack your stuff and climb aboard your RollingCabin to visit America's National Parks.


needs to experience the great wonders of our National Parks. View the sun rise or set over the Grand Canyon, Mount Rushmore, Yellowstone Lake or the Canyons of Utah. Watch wild buffalo, pronghorn antelope, elk or bear in their natural habitat. No where else in the world are the concentrations of natural wonders greater than in the routes we have planned this summer. We would like to invite your kids* to join us and explore our National Parks. Walk with us and learn that which you cannot read about in a book or experience through a picture or movie. 

American Wanderer

The next generation of a traditional summer camp for boys and girls ages 11-17. Our Cabins roll and our Camp moves. Our Campers and Guides explore some of the most magnificent parks in the world - all right here in America. We offer 4 distinct 2 week sessions exploring over 34 Parks in Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, New Mexico, South Dakota, Utah and Wyoming.

Our Camp

The only one of its kind. We use the 83 million acres of the national park system as our camp.

Our Campers 

Come from around the globe to explore with us and learn about some of the most incredible places on earth.

Our Guides

All Teachers, Professors and Experts.

Our RollingCabins

Upscale version of a traditional camp cabin with air conditioning, heat, bathroom, shower, refrigerator, stove and microwave.

Our Mission

​We offer an unsurpassed opportunity to spend a summer exploring the National Parks and their surroundings. A camp where Kids explore new places, learn new things, make new friends and have fun. We ignite a spark of passion within every camper by opening their eyes to the wonders all around. Expand your horizons and explore these magnificent wonders.

Join us for an American Wanderer adventure you’ll never forget.        


* Yes, we know the kid in all of us wants to go but only kids 11-17 are eligible for these adventures.

“Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to find out that going to the mountains is going home; that wildness is a necessity; and that mountain parks and reservations are useful not only as fountains of timber and irrigating rivers, but as fountains of life.” John Muir (1838-1914) The Father of Our National Parks
We offer 4 amazing 2 week sessions exploring America’s National Parks in Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, New Mexico, South Dakota, Utah & Wyoming. 

Session I (June 23-July 6)

The Anastasi Pass, experience summer sledding down The Great Sand Dunes in Colorado, explore Ghost Towns, and trace the footsteps of the ancients who settled "the four corners" in Mesa Verde.

Session II (July 7-20)

The Ute Route, conquer the North Rim of the Grand Canyon in Arizona by hiking the North Kaibab Trail to Roaring Springs and back; explore the hoodoos of Bryce Canyon and the enormity of Canyonlands.

Session III (July 21-August 3)

The Shoshone Trail, discover the thrill of Old Faithful blasting off at Yellowstone, floating in the Great Salt Lake and hiking to the hidden lakes in the Tetons.

Session IV (August 4-17)

The Lakota Path, imagine being a Native American or Cowboy at the edge of the Badlands or the foot of Devils Tower, and have a snowball fight in August at Rocky Mountain National Park.

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Join us for a summer that will keep you smiling

for the rest of your life!