High Trails Ranch for Girls and Big Spring Ranch for Boys, which constitute Sanborn Western Camps, provide a traditional camping experience with a strong emphasis on outdoor adventures. With the assistance of staff, campers select daily activities from the following areas: watersports, land sports, creative arts, astronomy, nature/geology, Western riding and Western history. Tripping is integral to the program, with two- to five-day excursions to dozens of destinations designed for both novice and experienced hikers, riders, backpackers and climbers.
|Name||Sanborn Western Camps|
|Program Focuses & Features||Adventure Travel, Aquatics, Archery, Astronomy, Basketball, Canoeing, Caving, Climbing Wall, Conservation, Crafts, Creative Writing, Dance, Ecology, Environmental Science, Exploration, Fishing, Geology, Hiking, Mountain Biking, Mountain Trips, Mountaineering, Music, Photography, Ranch, Rappelling, Riding, Rock Climbing, Ropes Course, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Theater, Watersports, Wilderness Camping, Woodcraft|
|Age Range||Residential — Coed Ages 7-16|
|Director||Mike MacDonald & Julie Richardson, Directors|
|Residential Fee||$2150-4300 (+$200), 2-4 weeks.|
|Sponsor||Sanborn Western Camps|
|Dates & Sessions||June-Aug; 4 sessions, 2-4 weeks long|