Camp Nicolet

Northpoint Adventures

Northpoint Adventures is Camp Nicolet’s wilderness tripping and outdoor adventure program.  Sign up for awesome experiences like rock climbing, whitewater rafting, backpacking trips, paddling trips, and much more!

As part of your traditional Camp Nicolet experience you’ll participate in the Sylvania Wilderness Canoe trip at age 11, and at age 12 you’ll take a fun backpacking trip to the Porcupine Mountains on the shore of Lake Superior.  After this, more advanced trips become elective.

The recommended “trip progression” is:
Age 11 – Sylvania Wilderness Canoe
Age 12 – Porcupine Mountains Backpacking
Age 13 – Pictured Rocks Backpacking, Super Porkies Backpacking, or Apostle Islands Sea Kayaking
Age 14 - Isle Royale Backpacking
Age 15 – Voyageurs Wilderness Canoe
Age 16 – Rocky Mountain Backpacking

Other recommendations:
Age 12 or 13 – Devils Lake Rock Climbing
Age 14 – Whitewater Rafting

For Alumni:
Age 21 and over – Isle Royale Odyssey Backpacking

Visit the Northpoint Adventures website today at and check out our Trip and Program Offerings for the upcoming summer!  We hope to see you “on the trail!”

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