USA Trips

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Ultimate East Zion Experience

5 day 4 night
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Big Rock Candy Mountain

5 day 4 night
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Cataract Canyon White Water Rafting

5 day 4 night
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Backpacking Tushar Mountains

5 day 4 night
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Wilderness Survival

5 day 4 night
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Christmas Break Ski Trip

4 day 3 night
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International Trips

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Backpacking Inca Trail To Machu Picchu

10 day trip
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Hiking Volcano's in Guatemala

9 day 8 night
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Chiapas Mexico - ADULT TRIP!

9 day 8 night
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Jerusalem Petra Egypt Adventure

20 day trip
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Mount Everest Base Camp

16 day trip
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Backpacking With Llamas

Backpacking in the beautiful Boulder mountains with Llamas, fishing, mountains, and amazing food!

Wilderness Survival

Learn essential survival skills with incredible people in outstanding places.

Zion Backpacking

Waterfalls, arches, canyoneering in slot canyons, and hiking and swimming in Zion National Park

Zion Backpacking

Waterfalls, arches, canyoneering in slot canyons, and hiking and swimming in Zion National Park

Inca Trail to Machu Picchu

Guided weeklong backpacking trip on the Inca trail in Peru. Our final destination will be Machu Picchu!

Wilderness Survival

Learn essential survival skills with incredible people in outstanding places.

Chiapas Mexico

Waterfalls, rock water-slides, canyoneering, taco's, hiking and so much more in Chiapas Mexico

Backpacking With Llamas

Backpacking in the beautiful Boulder mountains with Llamas, fishing, mountains, and amazing food!

Wilderness Survival

Learn essential survival skills with incredible people in outstanding places.

Chiapas Mexicod

Waterfalls, arches, canyoneering in slot canyons, and hiking and swimming in Zion National Park

Zion Backpacking

Waterfalls, arches, canyoneering in slot canyons, and hiking and swimming in Zion National Park

Backpacking With Llamas

Backpacking in the beautiful Boulder mountains with Llamas, fishing, mountains, and amazing food!

Backpacking With Llamas

Backpacking in the beautiful Boulder mountains with Llamas, fishing, mountains, and amazing food!

Wilderness Survival

Learn essential survival skills with incredible people in outstanding places.

Zion Backpacking

Waterfalls, arches, canyoneering in slot canyons, and hiking and swimming in Zion National Park
 

You can do hard things!


Disconnect to reconnect...

Our trips are designed to be hard. When you leave YWE we want you to have more confidence in yourself. This trip will be hard but you can do it! Life can be hard but you can do it!

Phones are not allowed on our trips. We want the youth to be completely unplugged! As you disconnect from the world you will make relationships that will last forever. You will rediscover the happiness that comes from connecting with youth your age.

As we put our trust in the ropes and gear we will be using, we will better learn how to put our trust in Heavenly Father and the Savior.

No matter where you are on your spiritual Journey you will meet guides, and counselors who will love you unconditionally and help you on your path.

At the start of our journey we will be strangers. As we reach our destinations we will have become lifelong friends

Why Wilderness Adventures?

Who Are We?

YWE is a weeklong wilderness adventure camp for LDS teens ages 16-18.


What is Our Goal?

To help youth understand and rely on the teachings of Jesus Christ through wilderness experiences.

Wilderness Adventure

All things denote there is a God (alma 30:44) and all things testify of the Savior. (Moses 6:63) As the youth begin to see the hand of God in his creations and through outdoor experiences we belive they will begin to see the Hand of God in all aspects of life.

I Can do Hard Things!

The youth have a lot of “mountains to climb” in their future. Missions, college, work, relationships, questions etc.. There will be times where they want to quit. It will be hard. We have intentionally designed this program to be hard. Our hope is that as they complete these hard experiences they will begin to see and understand that they can do hard things without giving up! (Philippians 4:13)