Sunday, September 6, 2015

“But I Don’t Want to Grow Up”: Top 5 Summer Camps for Adults Only

The latest craze in “Adult Vacationing” invites you to re-experience all of the nostalgic, playful memories of our childhood summers with the added bonus of being allowed to consume alcohol! Adult summer camps are popping up all over North America and include a variety of different activities and themes such as: water sports, arts & crafts, learning workshops, music, campfire s’mores, open bar parties and even one that teaches the basics of surviving a Zombie Apocalypse! 

#5. If you’re interested in developing your survival skills and learning to "live by your wits", then look no further! SOS Wilderness Survival is an adult summer camp located in Bruno, S.K. that specializes in teaching participants how to build a shelter, hunt and forage for food and clean water, while also learning the psychology behind surviving in the elements.

#4. Unleash your inner scientist by discovering, up close and personal, Canada’s sub-arctic wildlife. Located on the Hudson Bay, the Churchill Northern Studies Centre offers participants various marine-based activities such as beluga whale encounters, trips on large jet boats, zodiacs, and kayaking.

#3. Did you ever wish that you could, “boldly go where no man has gone before”?  Then book your next vacation in Huntsville, Alabama, where you can experience the fun and exhilaration of Space Camp as you train for space missions and get to take part in real astronaut simulators. “Engage!”

#2. Are you an aspiring chef at heart? Check out Holland College’s culinary themed adult camp located in beautiful Charlottetown, P.E.I.  Experiences include cooking workshops, checking out the local markets, working alongside accomplished chefs to prepare exquisite meals, and getting to feast on your culinary creations at the end of each day… Bon Appetite!

#1. If you’re a fan of The Walking Dead and think you could survive a real life Zombie Apocalypse, then head out to Bancroft, Ontario and bring several pairs of clean underwear! This adult themed Zombie Survival Camp offers participants three days of rigorous training in weapon development, hand to hand combat skills, leadership and archery to ultimately prepare you for your final test… a simulated Zombie attack on the camp!