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Youth Summer Camps

At Nantahala Outdoor Center, we see the benefits from our young adventurers getting outside, trying something new, and creating lasting memories! That is why we offer a range of youth summer camps and programming in multiple locations throughout the Southeast! Kids of varying ages and skill levels can paddle, bike, make new friends, and learn new skills!


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Atlanta Summer Camps

NOC offers several paddling, adventure, and mountain biking camps for kids and teens ages 10 and up! Camps depart from our multiple outposts conveniently located on the Chattahoochee River in North Atlanta.

Youth kayaking during Summer Day Camps course

Bryson City Whitewater Kayak Camps

NOC’s renowned Paddling School provides two unique experienced for kids and teens to kayak on rivers throughout the Southeast. Summer Kayak Day Camp is a great option for kids ages 9-17 with any skill level. Advanced Teen Paddlers can hit the road and experience multiple rivers in a travel camp.


NOC’s Booking Specialists are here to help you book the perfect camp, trip, or course! Use the chat button below or send us an email!

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