“River Discovery provides the opportunity for cancer warriors to meet other young adult survivors while rafting and camping on beautiful sand beaches.”
Location: The adventure begins in Salmon, Idaho and ends in Boise, Idaho.
Duration: One (1) week.
Age: Teen Camp Normally 13-18 years old.
Adult Camp: 19 years and older (not limited to young adults)
Cost: $50 application fee; program is free to cancer survivors!
Description: Hiking, swimming and kayaking are just some of the activities offered along with plenty of time to relax and enjoy the serenity found in the wilderness. There is no camping or rafting experience required and any fitness level is welcome; activities are customized to accommodate each survivor. Participants will learn about Dutch oven and open fire cooking, natural history and canyon lore. The River Discovery staff includes a mental health professional and a medical professional.
Benefit: River Discovery provides young adults the opportunity to build strengths and self-confidence.
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Forms and Documents
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